Filler’ Up, Creating New Places in Your Empty Spaces
Filling vacant buildings is challenging and perhaps a downtown manager’s most important job. No matter the size of your community or budget, filling the empty spaces in your downtown with viable and sustainable businesses can happen. Learn from Michigan downtown organizations that recently repurposed spaces to accommodate affordable housing demands, new trends in office needs, and entrepreneurs eager to begin a retail endeavor. The importance of partnerships, understanding data, and project management will also be discussed in relation to filling vacancies in your downtown.
Member price, per attendee: $50
Non-member, per attendee: $75