Community Commentary

Community Commentary Fara IllichJanuary 6, 2017
10 Downtown Things to Look Forward to in 2017

Between all the new restaurants, venues, special projects and events – 2017 in Downtown Phoenix is looking pretty awesome. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Fara IllichSeptember 22, 2016
Eight Phoenix Startups Pitch For $100,000 in Rise of the Rest Competition

Rise of the Rest Road Trip, a nationwide bus tour in search of talented entrepreneurs in emerging startup ecosystems, will be rolling into downtown Friday, Oct. 7. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Fara IllichJuly 22, 2016
Downtown Initiative Targets Walkability, Sidewalk Experience (VIDEO)

Through a new initiative launched in January, DPI is focusing on all things large and small that a person might interact with while strolling down the sidewalk, riding their bike or driving downtown. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Fara IllichJuly 13, 2016
Club Pilates Poised to Serve Burgeoning Downtown Community

Club Pilates Downtown Phoenix opened at the end of June on the ground floor of the 111 W. Monroe building, offering a range of workouts from beginner to advanced. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Mia AntionetteJune 22, 2016
Golden Opportunities to Keep it Local (and Save 20 Percent) During Independents Week

Stop by these local spots during Independents Week and enjoy 20 percent discounts while supporting the Downtown Phoenix community. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Fara IllichJune 9, 2016
Downtown Phoenix Inc.'s Samantha Jackson Selected for International Fellowship

Samantha Jackson, vice president of operations at DPI, was selected to attend the inaugural Emerging Leader Fellowship Program. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Caitlin DorseyMay 27, 2016
Celebrate the Creativity of Phoenix Comicon at CityScape's Quest Fest

The Quest Fest is an all-ages celebration of gaming and pop culture in downtown, kicking off Comicon weekend Thursday, June 2 from 4-10 p.m. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Fara IllichMay 20, 2016
New Leadership, New Direction for Downtown Phoenix Inc.

New leadership at Downtown Phoenix Inc. will prioritize shade trees, building world-class public parks, establishing more retail and supporting local businesses. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Fara IllichMay 18, 2016
Downtown Phoenix Zombie Walk Won't Return From the Dead

It is with heavy, un-beating hearts that we announce the cancellation of Downtown Phoenix Zombie Walk. We want to thank... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Commentary Fara IllichMarch 29, 2016
Your Guide To Phoenix Urban Design Week

Whether you're an urban planner, dweller or advocate, there's a little something for everyone during Phoenix Urban Design Week. Click here for more info.