Downtown Chattanooga

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Clean and Green = Success April 30, 2013

With 750 volunteers on April 6th, downtown and the surrounding neighborhoods are definitely the cleanest and greenest they have ever been in our biggest downtown cleanup to date. Over 1,500 bags of trash were collected and more than 20 buildings and monuments were stripped of graffiti in the five downtown districts of City Center, Riverfront, Southside, MLK/UTC and Northshore along with the neighborhoods of Fort Wood, Glass Farms, Glenwood, Highland Park, Hill City, North Creek and Orchard Knob.

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Urban Design Challenge: Where are We Now? April 30, 2013

In August of last year, the Urban Design Challenge Finale took place at Track 29. If you were at the event, you were treated to stunning concepts of what Downtown Chattanooga could look like at six key sites: 700 Block of Market Street, Civic Forum Block at Market & 11th Streets, Patten Parkway, 4th Street Corridor, Vine Street Corridor and Main & Broad. While showcasing the local talent in architecture and design in Chattanooga, the community was tasked with envisioning the future potential downtown has and that quality urban design is important to its lasting use and functionality.

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Meet Our Communication Specialist: Amy Donahue April 30, 2013

Having her way with words, Amy brings accessibility and clarity to RCC's programs and projects.

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Downtown's Cleaner and Greener April 6th March 26, 2013

Since 2011, Clean and Green has been cleaning up downtown with the help of local businesses, civic groups and citizens. Get involved with this downtown clean up and help your neighbors make your downtown shine.

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Cash Mobs Hitting Downtown in 2013 March 26, 2013

Is a Cash Mob one of those Flash Mobs? Is there dancing involved? Well, you could dance because you are so excited to support small business, but Cash Mobs are typically dance-free, organized days when shoppers descend on a locally owned small business to "mob" them with purchases.

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The Value of Downtown Per Acre March 26, 2013

Many would agree that Downtown Chattanooga is a valuable asset to the community. From the development and use of the Riverfront to the booming Southside renaissance, downtown is the epicenter of our region. However, how can we monetize downtown’s worth? What calculations are available to quantify the sometimes subjective idea of value?

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