Day: August 14, 2015

Jersey City Ordinance Restricts Chain Stores From Operating Downtown

Jersey City Ordinance Restricts Chains Store from Operating Downtown

In an effort to retain the character of its downtown area and encourage “mom-and-pop” and other unique enterprises, Jersey City recently enacted a municipal ordinance that will limit chain stores to 30 percent of the ground-floor commercial space on any lot located in the downtown area. While the first of