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Observations, ideas, and developments on downtown revitalization from your community leaders.

What have we been up to?

In November of 2014 a group of Downtown Beaver Dam Inc, City Government, & community members gathered to create a forward strategy for the downtown area. In January DBDI established a the Revitalization Performance Committee. The goal of the committee is establish a set of metrics by which to measure and monitor the vitality of downtown. Metrics will focus on several key areas including property, ownership, and occupancy. Ideas of what to measure of how different metrics might aid in continuous improvement of downtown vitality are sought and encouraged. Info will be gathered via public records, city officials, property owners, business owners, and residents. Summary information will be shared with city and state officials. new and existing downtown businesses, residents, and local civic and non-profit organizations participating in downtown revitalization To offer ideas or join the committee contact Mark Molldrem, info@bddowntown.com