ORANGE, N.J., Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Philadelphia-based Chariot Companies, a diversified Community Development Entity, today announced plans to serve as advisor to the City of Orange Township Mayor Dwayne D. Warren, Esq., and his Committee for the Highland Avenue Train Station Community Redevelopment Plan.
"This appointment is proof that our vision promoting innovative economic development and experience revitalizing communities that serve all citizens and give voice to community issues is how smart growth is happening in the 21st century," John Henry, Chariot Companies CEO, said. "This is a tremendous partnership around a major piece of the city's transportation infrastructure that will transform the neighborhood and bring more jobs to Orange."
The committee is charged with submitting a written report to Mayor Warren in January 2014. "Identifying development ideas that will support community growth and business enhancement around the Highland Avenue Station is a fundamental part of growing and moving Orange forward," said Mayor Warren.