The success of Uptown Marion is driven by our tireless volunteers and Uptown advocates. We’d love to have you join one of our committees (Economic Restructuring, Design, Organization, Retail Promotions, or Special Events)! To do so, please fill out the form below and we’ll be in touch to get you plugged into the right spot.
ECONOMIC RESTRUCTURING COMMITTEE:
Keep, Grow & Recruit a Strong Business Mix.
- Business retention programming
- Business recruitment programming
- Analysis of economic conditions / Gap analysis
- Business and Building Financing
Beautify and Historically Preserve District.
- Historical Preservation
- Urban Planning / Zoning
- Streetscape Planning
- Public Art
- Building Façade Improvements
Increase Awareness and Fundraise for Sustainability.
- Volunteer Recruitment
- Volunteer Recognition
- Plan, Organize, & Execute – Eat. Drink. & Be Marion: Food & Pub Crawl Fundraiser
RETAIL PROMOTIONS COMMITTEE:
Increase Awareness and Traffic of Uptown Businesses.
- Strategies to increase retail and business traffic
- Plan, Organize, & Execute – Special retail promotions and events
- Retail recruitment
SPECIAL EVENTS COMMITTEE:
Increase Awareness and Traffic to the District.
- Plan, Organize, & Execute Community-Wide Events