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Community Fara IllichApril 7, 2021
Myths About homelessness in Downtown Phoenix: Upending Common Assumptions

In order to help dispel some of the myths surrounding homelessness, and the damaging stigmas that follow, the Phoenix Community Alliance's Social and Housing Advancement Committee is opening up a public dialogue on the subject called "Community Voices." Click here for more info.

Community Amy SchwabenlenderApril 6, 2021
Community Voices: Understanding Homelessness at the Human Services Campus

As executive director of the Human Services Campus in Downtown Phoenix, Amy Schwabenlender develops and leads strategic work to end homelessness through permanent, supportive housing. Read more about her take on how to help solve this complex issue. Click here for more info.

Community Fara IllichApril 2, 2021
A ‘Monumental’ New Mural By El Mac and Breeze Honors Native Youth, Heritage

Two renowned local artists, Miles “El Mac” MacGregor and Thomas “Breeze” Marcus, are currently wrapping up work on a new 45-foot mural sponsored by the Downtown Phoenix Partnership. Click here for more info.

Community Amanda ClarkMarch 24, 2021
Phoenix Forge: A Community Makerspace Created for Everyone

What if I told you that your greatest idea for the next biggest thing since the Square card reader was more attainable to create than ever before? Would you dream... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Taylor BishopMarch 19, 2021
One Year Into the Pandemic: How Is Downtown Phoenix Doing?

In March 2020, much of the life and activity in Downtown Phoenix ground to a halt. A number of small businesses had no choice but to close, either temporarily or... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Fara IllichMarch 4, 2021
Ashley Macias Selected For New Downtown Phoenix Mural Project

A colorful, celebratory and personal reflection of downtown, Ashley Macias was selected through a public call to artists by Downtown Phoenix Inc. (DPI) and Artlink. Click here for more info.

Community Fara IllichFebruary 26, 2021
DTPHX Small Business Owners: What You Need To Know About New PPP Rules

The U.S. Small Business Administration prioritizes small and microbusinesses in Paycheck Protection Program. Click here for more info.

Community Fara IllichFebruary 25, 2021
New DTPHX Dollars $5 voucher program aims to help downtown businesses

DTPHX dollars are $5 vouchers redeemable at a wide variety of coffee shops, restaurants, retail businesses and cultural destinations located in the Downtown Phoenix core. Click here for more info.

Community Amanda ClarkFebruary 25, 2021
Voting in DTPHX: Everything You Need to Know for the District 7 Runoff Election

Downtown is getting a new Phoenix City Council member on March 9, and early voting is already underway. If you didn’t realize there was a runoff election upon us or... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Community Fara IllichFebruary 24, 2021
District 7 Phoenix City Council Candidates On Affordable Housing, Downtown Issues

As both rents and the desire to live an urban lifestyle increase — affordability, gentrification and the notion of long-time residents being “priced out” are some of the most pressing... continue reading. Click here for more info.

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