Get Down Memphis

Additional Funding from Downtown Memphis Commission and Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau Creates New Opportunities for Work Local Program

Posted on 1/31/2018

Hospitality Hub's Work Local program is expanded to five days per week with additional funding from Downtown Memphis Commission and Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Memphis Students Leave Their Beautiful Mark on Blighted Downtown Building

Posted on 2/1/2017

A Memphis woman is using inspiration she found on a summer trip to help transform a blighted building in Downtown Memphis, giving credence to the sentiment that one person can make a difference.

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Downtown Property Values On The Rise

Posted on 2/21/2016

Collective roperty values in Downtown have consistently risen since 2005 due to increased development activity and reduction of blight.

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Eyesores to Eye Candy: DMC's Fight to Make Blight Right

Posted on 2/18/2016

Tackling blight is tough.  The reasons for neglect are many and there is no singular answer that works to remedy it. Whatever the reason, blight devalues surrounding properties and neighborhoods, which is at odds for Downtown Memphis Commission's mission to increase property values in Downtown.  Over the past few years, DMC has made it a priority to remedy blight throughout Downtown 

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