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'Mighty Lights' Introduces Dual LED Lighting Package to Bookend Memphis Riverfront

Memphis Bridge Lighting Inc., the nonprofit that orchestrated the dynamic Philips LED lighting package on Big River Crossing in October 2016, is proud to introduce Mighty Lights, a nightly attraction that combines the lighting of both the Big River Crossing and soon-to-be re-illuminated Hernando de Soto bridges.

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Open on Main, DMC's Pop Up Retail Strategy, Returns May 2018

Open on Main, the Downtown Memphis Commission’s (DMC) retail activation initiative will, once again, be open for business at two locations beginning May 2018.

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Explore Bike Share Announces Station Locations Ahead of Spring Launch

Explore Bike Share, a nonprofit bringing a 60-station, 600-bike bike share system to Memphis this spring, has revealed its station location map and official system brand and website.

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2018 Open on Main - Apply Now for our Retail Activation Initiative

Open on Main - 2018

The Downtown Memphis Commission’s OPEN ON MAIN Initiative is once again creating pop-up retail activation space at two locations in Downtown Memphis. The goal of OPEN ON MAIN is to enhance the pedestrian experience, support local makers/entrepreneurs/retailers and bring attention to properties for lease in the Downtown Core.

From May-October, the spaces at 100 Peabody Place, Suite 175 & 145 South

Main Street, Suite 110. will be available, rent-free, for retail activation in increments of one month or longer.

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2016-2017 State of Downtown Report

Read the State of Downtown report issued by Downtown Memphis Commission to learn about market trends, demographics and district opportunities.
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Collaboration, Inspiration, Recreation - That's How We Work Downtown

Find out what's it's like to work in the Downtown office campus by visiting MyHQisDowntown.com!
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Confused about Downtown Property PILOTs?

Learn how Downtown Property PILOTs help put blighted properties into active uses without reducing taxes.
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New Development Shaping Downtown
More than $3 billion in new development projects are underway in Downtown. Check out this overview to see how Downtown is changing.
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