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Community Leaders Propose Enterprise Zone To Boost Some Blighted Areas Of Ventura County

Posted on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 9:10am

Some community leaders are trying to do something about some vacant shopping centers, empty industrial buildings, and blighted areas in western Ventura County.

They’ve teamed up with a state assemblyman to try to create what’s known as a state enterprise zone, which allows the use of tax breaks, and other incentives to try to lure businesses to the area.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports this morning from Oxnard, where officials announced plans for the effort.

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