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North Central West Virginia communities deemed ‘opportunity zones’

CLARKSBURG — Communities in North Central West Virginia were recently certified as “Opportunity Zones” by the U.S. Department of Treasury. The designation will provide tax incentives for private investors who make capital investments in these areas.

Gov. Jim Justice and Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., announced Friday the establishment of 55 of opportunity zones in West Virginia. These sites include locations in Clarksburg, Fairmont and Grafton and Upshur and Randolph counties.