Doing Business Downtown
DGI has developed a “Doing Business in Downtown” guide to help existing merchants or new entrepreneurs succeed. The guide includes information about business planning, financing, parking, sanitation removal and other issues related to owning or operating a business in Downtown. Click here for the guide.
DGI has a Professional Advisors Panel to help existing or new entrepreneurs in the center city. The panel consists of experts in financing, real estate, marketing, architecture and construction who can provide one hour of free, confidential business assistance. For more information about this panel or to schedule an appointment, contact DGI.
If you are a downtown business, please make sure you are listed on our downtown interactive directory. This is an an added value service that is offered free to all business and property listings within the central business district. More Info.
For Those in Need: Homeless Advocacy, download PDF
Banquet, Meeting & Event Space, download PDF
Buskers Ordinance, download PDF
Food Truck Ordinance, download PDF
Noise Ordinance, download PDF
Panhandling Ordinance, download PDF
Sidewalk Cafe Ordinance, download PDF
Downtown Design Manual, More Info.