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To join a virtual meeting on a COMPUTER
  1. In the Calendar, select the meeting you wish to join
  2. Select "more details"
  3. Select "join with google meet"

* You can also select "copy to my calendar" and then follow the steps above to join the meeting from within your computer's calendar app

To join a virtual meeting on a SMARTPHONE or TABLET
  1. Download & Install the Google Meet App (this step is only required on first use)
  2. In the Calendar, select the meeting you wish to join
  3. Select on "copy to my calendar"
  4. Open your phone or tablet's calendar
  5. In your phone/tablet calender select the meeting you wish to join
  6. Select "join with google meet"

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The Jacksonville Urban Core Economic Development Forum is an initiative supported by LISC Jacksonville, The Community Foundation of Northeast Florida, Chase Bank, and the City of Jacksonville. It's purpose is to stimulate economic growth in Jacksonville's center neighborhoods which comprise the Urban Core. The Forum is led by community-based organizations in Jacksonville’s Urban Core, and will showcase current and future catalytic economic development projects, highlight successful strategies from Jacksonville and elsewhere, and promote and implement inclusive economic development policies, projects, and investments.


Neighborhood Partners:

Groundwork Jacksonville
Historic Eastside CDC
New Town Success Zone
Northwest Jacksonville CDC
Rail Yard District Business Council
Revitalize Arlington
SPAR Council

Civic Partners:

First Coast APA
Jacksonville Transit Authority
Nonprofit Center of Northeast Florida
Self Help Credit Union
Visit Jacksonville
VyStar Credit Union

Community Conversations

Community Conversation 1:  
Economic Opportunity in the Urban Core 
5:00 pm, November 20, 2019
The Conference Center at the Main Library
303 N. Laura Street

Community Conversation 2:
Generating Income: Employment & Entrepreneurship
4:30 pm, January 23, 2020
Jesse Ball DuPont Conference Center
40 East Adams Street

Symposium/Community Conversation 3:
Presentation: Portfolio of Urban Core Catalytic Projects
3:00 pm, February 20, 2020
TIAA Bank Field
1 TIAA Bank Field Drive

Community Conversation 4:
Engaging the Public Sector, Financing & Marketing 
Economic Development
4:30 pm, March, 2020 (date tbd)
Jesse Ball DuPont Conference Center
40 East Adams Street

Community Investment Portfolio of Catalytic Projects

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Historic Eastside

Emerald Trail

Northwest Jacksonville

Rail Yard District / New Town


Urban Core Future Project Pipeline

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