Downtown Development Authority
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.
About Downtown Jackson
Downtown Jackson is the city’s center for commerce and entrepreneurship, employing thousands at large businesses such as the CMS Energy Headquarters and small family-owned enterprises such as shoe stores, tailors, restaurants and jewelers. More businesses are moving into Downtown every day – investing in its thriving sense of community and culture and catering to the increasing number of people who are making Downtown Jackson their home.
The Consumers Energy “Our Town” gift certificate matching program has ended
We are officially sold out of certificates for this year. If you are interested in purchasing a regular (non-matched) downtown gift certificate, please visit us on the 5th floor of City Hall. Thanks!
Coronavirus resources to help our citizens and small businesses!
Support Programs for Small Businesses
There are programs available to help small business owners weather the storm.