This administration has been nothing if not welcoming to business and development. Corey Booker made that clear in his state of the city address. This press release reinforces that See Article Here.
However, I have to wonder why they chose these three projects. There are so many projects on the table for Downtown Newark and development groups including Cogswell, Tucker, and Edison Properties. Some of these proposals are much more significant, some of these developers have a much longer history in Newark, and most of these projects are closer to the downtown core.