Thank you to the more than 900 guests who joined our 2022 State of Downtown event, and our sponsors for their generous support.
Under the theme, “Reimagining Downtown Together,” keynote speaker Dr. Richard Florida, urbanist, author and professor, shared his insights on the future of cities.
Mayor Bruce Harrell reinforced his commitment to partnering with the business community and restoring the safety and vitality of our urban core. Local leaders participated in a panel discussion about solutions to address chronic homelessness, public safety and economic recovery. In his annual address, DSA President & CEO Jon Scholes shared an update on the progress we’ve made over the past year and his thoughts on restoring and renewing downtown.
You can watch all the presentations below.