The mission of the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is to encourage historic preservation, to create and implement development plans, to promote economic growth, and to correct and prevent deterioration in the District. 

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More good news and sweet treats for downtown Jackson, for the whole family! This summer you will be able to come down and enjoy ice cream at 135 E. Michigan Ave!
It's not just "another bar!"👍😉🍦

#downtownrevitalization #newbusiness #downtownjacksonmi #downtownjacksonbound #supportlocal

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A new ice cream store is coming to Downtown Jackson this summer! Joining the LeMaster restaurants, The Dirty Bird and The Chase, more fun and surprises for the whole family!
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4 days ago

Downtown Jackson

Calling all chocolate lovers! Gilbert Chocolates does tours through their factory in downtown Jackson. Just give them a call in advance to get your tour set up!

It's stated that during the tour you will learn interesting facts and maybe some secrets... wondering if those secrets are chocolate coated.. 🤔😋Did you know we give tours at our downtown factory?? So enjoyed these young ladies visiting us last week! Look us up or call for your tour....you will find out some interesting facts and maybe a few secrets......😲🤫
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4 days ago

Downtown Jackson

Mark you calendars!

The opening day for the Grand River Farmers Market is set for
Friday, June 1st! 9 am to 2 pm.

The season runs from June to October.
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5 days ago

Downtown Jackson

Save yourself some time, energy, and a few bucks! Grab dinner tonight at The Chase! 70 cent wings and did anyone mention that their "Chase" sauce is amazing?!

#downtownfordinnerThe soups of the day are Chicken Tortilla, Tomato Basil & Homemade Chili.
The pizza for lunch is bacon and pineapple.
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Downtown Jackson News

Nostalgia Ink’s new location

By Taylor DesOrmeau tdesorme@mlive.com JACKSON, MI - Some of the first customers in Nostalgia Ink's new storefront on Monday, Sept. 18 were Skott Jimenez and his 2-year-old son Torrin. The pair browsed through a stack of comic books - their weekly ritual. Nostalgia...

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