Neighborhood Businesses Bloom at the Saturday Market

The Bloomfield Saturday Market, a program of Bloomfield Development Corporation (BDC), reopens on May 18th with a new opportunity for Bloomfield businesses to grow their customer base. New this year, the Market will provide free space on a monthly basis to small businesses based in the neighborhood. This new initiative allows the Market, which operates out of a parking lot at 5050 Liberty Ave., to better support small businesses.

The Market attracts nearly 2,000 visitors every Saturday from all over the city and creates a community gathering space for Bloomfield residents.

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Feb. 23 Bloomfield Bridge Gateway Planning Process

UPDATE: So many great ideas on February 23rd! Thank you to all community members who took time out of their day to brainstorm with your neighbors.

Meeting Notes (coming soon!)
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In January, Bloomfield Development Corporation (BDC) held the first of three meetings for a community planning process for the Bloomfield Bridge gateway parcels and intersection.

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Market Program Coordinator

Bloomfield Development Corporation is hiring a Program Coordinator to run the Bloomfield Saturday Market program, a pop-up Saturday morning farmers market that draws over 2,000 people into the neighborhood of Bloomfield each week.

The Program Coordinator works part-time as part of the BDC Bloomfield Saturday Market program and reports to the Executive Director. They work in Bloomfield to execute the successful Bloomfield Saturday Market with the goal of creating a community gathering place,

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Community Conversations & Potluck, 10/22!

Monday, October 22nd, from 6-8pm

A night of conversation about our favorite neighborhood, Bloomfield! Bring a dish to share (or a bag of clementines, or nothing, just get there), and enjoy thinking about and giving feedback on different projects around Bloomfield.

Click here for the flyer.
Click here for the agenda.

Monday, October 22nd, from 6-8pm
West Penn School of Nursing
4900 Friendship Avenue

Accessible entrance located in the rear of the building off of Mend Way.

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Bloomfield gets educated on tools to ensure affordable housing

Bloomfielders have watched as neighborhood housing prices have risen steadily in recent years. These increases have pushed out many longtime renters, and closed the door for first-time and low to moderate-income homebuyers. Recently, this issues was thrust into the spotlight when Milhaus Development proposal to demolish ShurSave to build 237 luxury units. We’re now trying to answer the question: how do we keep Bloomfield, Bloomfield? How do we make sure that Bloomfield has a place for everyone?

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