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19-story "startup village" is home to entrepreneurs in Downtown

Posted on 12/22/2016

Over 30 startup founders called the Exchange Building home while growing their companies. Through a partnership with Start Co., founders are able to stay for flexible, short-term leases in fully furnished apartments.

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Design Board OKs Signs For ServiceMaster, Old Dominick

Posted on 12/8/2016

After the votes were cast, Downtown Memphis Commission president Terence Patterson said he could not contain his excitement over ServiceMaster’s newly approved sign package.

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Beale Street Gives Back to Memphis

Posted on 12/8/2016

Beale Street Gives Back program announced to support local charities in Memphis.

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Strategic Priorities for Downtown Memphis

Posted on 11/18/2016

Get a recap of our 2016 Annual Meeting and our strategic priorities for Downtown Memphis

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Downtown Memphis seeking ways to boost energy on Main

Posted on 11/16/2016

One year into his tenure as Downtown's top redevelopment official, Patterson has made reinvigorating the city center the agency's top priority, followed closely by supporting areas that are booming or poised to boom.

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Memphis Receives $5 Million to Reimagine The Fourth Bluff

Posted on 9/8/2016

Along our beautiful riverfront, the Cossitt Library, Memphis Park, and Mississippi River Park will be revitalized and transformed into places where Memphians from all neighborhoods and backgrounds can come together.

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Designs Assistance Sought for Applicants for Exterior Improvement Grant

Posted on 8/31/2016

The Downtown Memphis Commission (DMC) and the Center City Development Corporation (CCDC) are seeking proposals from licensed architects and qualified design firms to provide conceptual design services as part of the CCDC’s new Exterior Improvement Grant (EIG) program.

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Seeing a Neighborhood Transform

Posted on 8/26/2016

Among the hundreds of volunteers giving their time during the 2016 Carter Work Project, many are picking up hammers and saws to improve their own community in Memphis.

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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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DMC Allocates First Round of Funding for Events and Activation Grants

Posted on 7/25/2016

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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