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Learning how to use opportunity zones in Pittsburgh

Some of the first opportunity zone projects across the country have used the new tax law to build luxury condos and expensive office towers. Many worry the first wave of investments is indicative of what’s to come, while others note investors will always go for low-hanging fruit first.

By Margaret J. Krauss/WESA

How Allegheny County is approaching opportunity zones

Opportunity zones were designed to do two things: bring economic development to low-income communities and produce financial returns for investors.

By Margaret J. Krauss/WESA

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