Jackson, Michigan
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.

Design our NEW Logo!

Jackson Downtown Development Authority is on the hunt for an awesome new logo! Download our RFP and follow the instructions for how to submit your latest and greatest works of art. We will be in touch.

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.

We work closely with the City Of Jackson to better our community and our future

Explore the various shops, restaurants and services in Downtown Jackson

See the latest developments in Downtown Jackson

See the latest Events in Downtown Jackson