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City reviews open container laws for downtown district

Walking around downtown Fayetteville with an open container of alcohol in specially designated neighborhoods may be a possibility in the future. As a result of the recently passed House Bill…

Leetonia Hopes YSU Partnership Can Build Coke Ovens, Downtown District | News, Sports, Jobs

Morning Newspaper / Danielle Garner Mayor Kevin Siembida stands on the bridge at Leetonia Beehive Coke Ovens Park with Youngstown State University Professor and Chair of the…

Main Leduc Street becomes Downtown District

Content of the article The Leduc Downtown Business Association has changed its public name from Main Street Shopping District to Downtown District, in a name change designed to help expand…

The Dubai EDITION makes its debut in the iconic downtown district

EDITION Hotels opens in Dubai’s iconic Downtown district, a stone’s throw from the city’s world-class flagship stores, commercial district and its thriving centers of art, design and culture. The Dubai…

Why its downtown is just as exciting

London in the UK and London in Ontario, Canada can be misleading for most due to the common names, located on the River Thames, sharing some common street names as…

Port Clinton Adds ‘Special Improvement District’ to Downtown

PORT CLINTON — Efforts to make historic downtown Port Clinton as pleasant a place to work and visit as possible continue to gain momentum. Mayor Mike Snider says the latest…

Pascagoula continues to develop its downtown area

PASCAGOULA, Miss. Several redevelopment projects in Pascagoula are expected to continue into 2022. Projects involving apartments, commercial spaces and a boutique hotel are expected to start soon, Gulflive.com reported. The…

Pascagoula continues to develop its downtown area | Mississippi News

PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — Several redevelopment projects in Pascagoula are set to continue into 2022. Projects involving apartments, commercial spaces and a boutique hotel are expected to start soon, Gulflive.com…

City of Tyler taps Toole Design to revitalize downtown

TYLER, Texas (KETK) — The Tyler City Council on Wednesday approved a consulting contract with Toole Design to improve and revitalize the downtown area. Tyler City Council approves over $230,000…

Macklemore Shares Live Video for ‘Next Year’ Tour in Downtown Seattle

Seattle-born rapper Macklemore released a new live video for his single “Next Year” on Thursday, December 23. The studio version of the song, produced by longtime collaborator Ryan Lewis, has…

Gainesville developments bring new life to the downtown district

GAINESVILLE, Georgia – Residents, businesses and city officials of Gainesville have said they look forward to the imminent completion of some $ 200 million in new developments and infrastructure upgrades…

Downtown Jefferson City District May See Construction Standards Implemented | Missouri News

JEFFERSON CITY – While not being proposed, Jefferson City plans to create building standards to preserve its downtown neighborhood, primarily along East Main Street. Planning Director Eric Barron will present…

Nonprofit co-founder assaulted in downtown Seattle hate crime

Seattle Police are asking the public for help in identifying a suspect. SEATTLE – Detectives are looking for a suspect involved in a hate crime that took place in downtown…

Grand Rapids removes 4 social district areas from downtown

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – The popular social neighborhoods of Grand Rapids are disappearing after the city decided to eliminate four from the downtown area. The city incorporated seven social neighborhood…

Southborough Town Meeting Approves City Center District By-Law

By Laura Hayes, Senior community reporter Members of the municipal assembly brandish their red cards to vote at the special municipal assembly on November 1. (Photo / Laura Hayes) SOUTHBOROUGH…

Grassroots organization in Santa Clara wants to revive downtown city – CBS San Francisco

SANTA CLARA (BCN) – The people of Santa Clara want to rebuild their downtown area after demolishing it more than 50 years ago. Members of Reclaiming Our Downtown, a popular…

A for alignment: Downtown Seattle Association notes the candidates | Washington

(The Center Square) – The Downtown Seattle Association released its “Candidate score card” for city office candidates, who will face voters in less than a week. The nonprofit asked candidates…

Residential tower P1.5-B will rise in downtown Iloilo

TERRANZA RESIDENCES. The architect’s perspective of the 33-story tower of the Terranza residences that will soon rise in the town of Iloilo. The project, a joint venture between Vismin Cebu…

Homelessness Authority has vision for downtown Seattle recovery – but asks for $ 27 million first

The Regional Homelessness Authority has set its sights on downtown Seattle in the first major political and financial proposal since its CEO began working. General Manager Marc Dones is asking…

Official documents on what voters will approve; Answers to some public questions

Above: More information on the zoning article being voted on and questions raised about a project that officials can pursue afterward. The special fall municipal assembly will take place in…

Hybrid work is the opportunity to reimagine downtown Seattle, not its demise

The past 18 months have accelerated a long-term trend in flexible working, offering many workers – especially tech workers – an opportunity to better balance and balance their work and…

“Sculpture Milwaukee” artworks in downtown all turn seasonal

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – Sculpture Milwaukee offers a lot to see in the downtown area, and now you have more time to see it. The current exhibition entitled “There is…

Compromise reached on the authorized mix for mixed use

Above: This week, Planning, EDC and selectmen agreed on a revised zoning article they will ask voters to pass – in hopes of spurring revitalization of downtown Southborough without open…

Summerville Police Department will install security cameras downtown | News

SUMMERVILLE — Visitors to downtown will soon notice the installation of security cameras. At a recent committee meeting in October, Summerville City Council voted and approved the purchase of nearly…

Downtown Seattle’s Woes Go Beyond Pandemic

A New York Times headline this week said, “As big tech grows in the pandemic, Seattle grows with it. Still, the story mostly refers to the Eastside, while downtown Seattle…

Southborough Boards of Directors continue to disagree over proposed Downtown District settlement

By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing writer Representatives from several Southborough city councils recently met via Zoom to discuss the proposed downtown bylaw.(Screenshot / via City of Southborough) SOUTHBOROUGH – Trying to…

Can Downtown Seattle Attract Families? The big question behind the new school debate.

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan wants to set up a public elementary school downtown. It gives the school district the right to build on the old entrance to the Battery Street…

“Shadow government? »: The future of the downtown district is thrown into limbo | Local company

Sterman and his critical colleagues, who at the time included the principal real estate developers and owners of the Washington Avenue loft and entertainment district, saw an opportunity. Citizens for…

Washington’s Downtown District Expands With Zoning Change | Local News

After months of discussions, the Washington City Council voted on Monday to create a new downtown zoning district that city officials say could help spur construction and renovation of the…

Huntsville Women’s March draws hundreds to downtown

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – The Huntsville Women’s March saw about 400 people flock to the downtown area on Saturday afternoon. Organizers said the purpose of the march was “to send the…

PHOTO GALLERY | Community event unites downtown culture | New

JOHNSTOWN, PA – Angel Auxtero said that as soon as she saw the Downtown Johnstown Culture Crawl ad on Facebook, she must have been a part of it. Thursday’s event,…

DC Business Leaders Consider Ways To Boost Visitors And Dollars To Downtown

DC business leaders tapped into a video call Thursday to discuss ways to increase the number of people and dollars in the downtown area. DC business leaders tapped into a…

117 illegal guns in downtown Austin seized by Austin police in 2021

117 illegal guns in downtown Austin seized by Austin police in 2021 All of the guns were being used or carried illegally at the time they were seized, Austin police…

A prosperous and growing city center

LONDON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The heart of downtown London is adorned with mounds of colorful flowers and thriving with new businesses opening around every corner. Main Street is where…

Walnut Creek Police Announce Downtown Foot Patrols

The Walnut Creek Police Department said it will have additional staff on the streets this weekend, with expanded foot patrols providing an additional presence in the downtown area. Additional agents…

Census data shows a divide between growing downtown and declining low-income neighborhoods in Milwaukee

When the US Census Bureau released detailed demographics in August, the picture wasn’t good for Milwaukee. Data showed the city had lost more than 17,600 residents since 2010, a drop…

Winchester seeks grant to improve downtown | Local News

Winchester met a July 31 deadline to apply for a 75-25% state grant to make improvements to the city’s downtown area. The city council recently unanimously approved to apply to…

The city center sees development migrate east; Campus Catalyst Plans Major Expansion | New

Started barely six years ago, the Catalyst Campus for Technology and Innovation is jam-packed, sparking an ambitious expansion plan that will cost $ 68 million for infrastructure and redesign of…

Project partners announced for downtown plan

The City of Milwaukee Urban Development Department is partnering with Milwaukee Downtown, BID # 21 to co-lead downtown plan updates. The revised plan, “Connecting MKE 2040,” will include strategic updates…

City of Milwaukee and Milwaukee Downtown BID Assemble Team for Downtown Plan Update Efforts

Downtown Milwaukee The City of Milwaukee and Milwaukee Downtown Business Improvement District No. 21 have selected businesses to participate in efforts to update the Downtown Area Plan. Based in Milwaukee…

Albuquerque Historical Society arranges tours of downtown

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – Becoming a tourist in your own town is something that has grown in popularity since the start of the pandemic. Locals took to the streets of…

Downtown Seattle population rebounds to new high in 2021

Shortly after the pandemic took hold, some people prophesied the end of American cities. COVID-19 was supposed to be a game-changer – who would ever want to live in a…

Glastonbury considers the “village quarter” in the city center | Newsletters

GLASTONBURY – City council plans to create a downtown “village district”, a mechanism authorized by state law that cities can use to preserve historic buildings and control the design of…

Downtown Cedar Rapids bounces back and downtown neighborhood gets a facelift

People attend the Freedom Festival parade outside the Paramount Theater in downtown Cedar Rapids on Saturday June 26, 2021 (Amir Prellberg / Freelance) This summer, downtown Cedar Rapids Self-Supported Municipality…

Downtown Seattle vacancies remain high as virus variant clouds real estate outlook

After a year of isolated living that emptied much of downtown Seattle, summer seemed to be bringing signs of return. Vaccination rates have increased, the Pike Place market filled with…

Homes far from downtown Seattle appreciate faster than homes a short drive away

A neighborhood along Lake Washington in Seattle. A fall day in the Pacific Northwest. MarkHatfield / Getty Images / iStockphoto Home prices in the Seattle metro area reflect a new…

The artistic event aims to introduce downtown to other members of Fayetteville

A local community member wants to revive the Fayetteville he remembers as a kid with Sunday on the Square, a community event featuring art and music. The city-native Rakeem Jones,…

Downtown Seattle business owners say recovery depends on city public safety

Seattle is working overtime to bring back its downtown core. The loss of tourists and office workers over the past year and a half has left the region struggling. The…

Westerly Planning Board will focus on downtown marketing; North End Also Mentioned As Zone of Opportunity | West

WEST – One of the first steps towards implementing the measures to be taken in the new revised master plan will see the planning council focus on further economic development…

Return of Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival Boosts Downtown Economy | Cedars Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KWWL) – After moving to a virtual format in 2020, the in-person return of Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival this year has given the downtown area an economic…

Documentary highlighting the early days of historic downtown Thomasville

THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WCTV) – A new documentary celebrating historic downtown Thomasville, which was once the heart of the African American community, debuted Friday night at the Ritz Amphitheater. WCTV’s Katie…

Are tech workers returning to downtown Seattle? Here’s what the companies are planning

Downtown Seattle and the Amazon headquarters campus during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo GeekWire/Kurt Schlosser) Plywood is down, surviving restaurants are adding hours, and vehicular traffic in Seattle is increasing by…

How we helped revitalize a languishing suburban downtown

Many years ago my husband, Steve, and I purchased our first home in Lombard. We bought near what we thought was a busy downtown area at the time. A few…

Work is underway to alleviate an I-5 bottleneck in downtown Seattle

After a decade on the drawing board, construction begins this month to add a third northbound lane at Interstate 5 at Seneca Street, known as the worst bottleneck in Washington…

Urbana Town Launches Downtown Walking Tour

Posted: May 6, 2021 / 4:13 PM CDT / Update: May 6, 2021 / 4:13 PM CDT URBNA, Ill. (WCIA) – The city of Urbana has launched a new walking…

Big Rapids may limit downtown marijuana stores

BIG RAPIDS — Big Rapids City Commissioners held a public hearing to receive input from residents and local business owners on a proposed amendment to the city’s marijuana ordinance. The…

Downtown Seattle businesses brace for possible riots as they await Derek Chauvin’s verdict

Companies prepare for possible protests after Chauvin trial Law enforcement and businesses prepare for possible riots SEATTLE – Between the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin and other…

Morgantown Artists to Design Utility Box Murals Around Downtown | Morgantown News

The City of Morgantown has received approval from the West Virginia Highway Division to install six new utility box murals designed by area artists in downtown Morgantown. “The utility box…

Shawnee set to allow public drinking in downtown

Shawnee appears set to allow public drinking in an area covering four city blocks in the city’s downtown area. The Shawnee City Council unanimously agreed on Monday to direct city…

Historic Macy’s building in downtown Seattle sells for nearly $600 million

Through Seattle Times business reporter An investment group and a real estate company will together pay nearly $600 million for Macy’s building in downtown Seattle, now dominated by six floors…

Downtown district vital for a community | News, Sports, Jobs

Graham Jaehnig / Daily Mining Gazette A 2019 photo of Leah Polzien, executive director of the Calumet Downtown Development Authority, as she delivers a monthly report to the village council.…

Weekend activity in the city center becomes hectic, according to Cd’A PD

Lee White, Coeur d’Alene police chief, said on Tuesday that a recent increase in alcohol-related incidents in the downtown area was straining the resources of the police department. “The majority…

Downtown Seattle business owners speak out after another destructive protest

Local businesses speak out after protest damage Olivia LaVoice reports from Q13. SEATTLE – Cleanup was underway for several buildings that were damaged and vandalized Wednesday night in downtown Seattle…

General Plan Update for Beaumont Focuses on Downtown Neighborhood | News

Pulled from Ziggy’s Spirit Shoppe parking lot facing east, Beaumont sees Egan Avenue as the beginning of the downtown Beaumont district. BY DAVID JAMES HEISS, Record Gazette Beaumont has determined…