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Downtown New Bedford, Inc. is proud to take a leadership role in the continuing revitalization that makes our Downtown an increasingly exciting and inviting urban center.

Our goal is to continue Downtown’s growth as an economically healthy, welcoming and vibrant place in which to live, work and visit. Our board and paid staff assist businesses, foster communications, serve as intermediaries between Downtown interests and city departments, sponsor festivals and other events, and work tirelessly in a host of other ways to benefit our fellow Downtowners. We invite you to visit our “About Us” page for a more complete account of our activities.


Downtown New Bedford, Inc. hears the steady beat of progress and sees the vitality surging through the heart of our city. We are proud of taking a leadership role in the continuing revitalization that makes our Downtown an exciting and inviting urban center. Our goal is to continue Downtown's growth as an economically healthy, welcoming and vibrant place in which to live, work and visit. We need you, as property owners, business people, residents and students, to embrace our efforts as we work toward this goal. By becoming a member of Downtown New Bedford, Inc., you will help protect and preserve what is our own very special Downtown experience and ensure that the beat goes on.
When you become a Downtown New Bedford, Inc. member, you'll have access to:

  • Downtown NB Inc. Visitors' Guide featuring more than 75 local retailers, galleries, museums, educational institutions, accommodations, and points of interest.
  • The Downtown New Bedford Inc. Monthly eNewsletter
  • Quarterly Downtown Forum meetings, where Downtown business people and residents socialize and share ideas and concerns of mutual interest in a casual and cooperative setting.
  • Weekly DNB Action Committee meetings attended by representatives of the Mayor's Office, the Department of Public Facilities and the Police Department.
  • Through our sponsorship of major events, including TASTE OF SOUTHCOAST, NEW BEDFORD SEAPORT CHOWDER FESTIVAL, DOWNTOWN HOLIDAY STROLL, and SUMMERFEST to name a few, we bring thousands of residents and visitors into our Downtown.
  • Our Downtown Loan Program assists viable Downtown businesses in securing loans at attractive rates.
  • Through our Business Partnership Program, members of our Board of Directors and our partners at the Small Business Development Center serve as pro- bono consultants to start-up Downtown businesses, assisting them in areas ranging from human relations to cash flow management.
  • Member-to-Member Discount Program gives you and your employees a discount at your fellow members' shops by just showing your ID or business card.
  • Collaboration with Operation Clean Sweep

And so much more... Join today and make a difference in Downtown New Bedford!

 


We need everyone – property owners, business people and residents – to join us as we work toward our goal. By becoming a member of Downtown New Bedford, Inc., you will help preserve our own very special Downtown experience and ensure that the beat goes on.

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