JXN: ‘Anchor Initiative’ hopes to provide more downtown Jackson housing, spark economic growth

JACKSON, MI – Live local. Buy local. Create local.

Jackson’s two largest employers are working with community officials in an attempt to promote and create a vibrant downtown, officials from Consumers Energy and Allegiance Health confirmed.

Dubbed the “Anchor Initiative,” the model promotes living, buying and innovating locally in downtown Jackson. The first order of business, according to Jackson DDA Director Jonathan Greene, is to create market-rate housing in downtown Jackson.



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