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Local Artist Selected to Lead Downtown I-40 Underpass Installation

Posted on 10/9/2017

Local artist Kong Wee Pang has been selected to lead a lighting and mural installation to be located at the I-40 Underpass at North Main Street near the Cook Convention Center.

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Apply for I-40 Underpass Lighting and Mural Installation RFQ

Posted on 5/15/2017

DMC and UrbanArt Commission are commissioning a lighting and mural installation that will positively impact existing conditions of the I-40 underpass at North Main Street and at the crosswalk near Old Dominick Distillery.

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DMC Allocates Second Round of Funding for Events

Posted on 8/6/2016

The allocations committee awarding funding for the Downtown Events, Animation and Activation Grant have announced the first round of projects to receive the grant.  The grant supports events, art, creative placemaking, and social and professional engagement projects within Downtown taking place  July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017.

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Nearly $500 Million in New Projects Planned for South District

Posted on 2/24/2016

New investment in South Main, South End and South City are collectively transforming the South District of Downtown Memphis.  Residential development is leading this growth and will double the current population in this area over the next few years.

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Why A Healthy Downtown Important to our Region

Posted on 2/22/2016

Even if you don't live or work in Downtown, a healthy and vibrant Downtown is critically important to the overall success of Memphis and our region and has a signficant impact on every citizen's quality of life.

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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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