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. 

Upcoming Events

DDA Facebook Posts

Today from 4-9:30 p.m. stop down at Community Vibrations to check out the arts & crafts stock that our local artists will be selling on sale!
Need or want a new project? These artists will have just the supplies you'll need to get started! *Note: Bring Cash*

Community Vibrations will be open for business and to top off the experience live music will be playing for the event!

What else you have to do on a Friday!? Come on downtown!
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Spring Cleaning Artwork & Supply Sale

April 21, 2017, 4:00pm - April 21, 2017, 9:30pm

Come spend an evening at Jackson's beautiful co-op and groove to some live acoustic music and get your hands on bargain art and supplies from local artists. CALL FOR BARGAIN SHOPPERS ---> This event...

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Karen Bunnell sits on the Downtown Development Authority Board! This week she was featured on the The City of Jackson, Michigan Facebook page! ... See MoreSee Less

Every week, the City's Facebook page will feature a board or commission member and their background. This week - Karen Bunnell of the Downtown Development Authority.

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Downtown Jackson News

Restaurant Rally heads downtown for 10th annual food festival

JACKSON, MI - A good pair of shoes, a ride to downtown Jackson and $30 is all you need for an unlimited amount of samples at nine downtown establishments on Tuesday, March 28. The 10th annual Jackson County Rose Festival Restaurant Rally is from 6 to 9 p.m. For the...

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