Plans & Studies
2018 Montrose Downtown Plan of Development (Coming This Summer)
A lot has happened since the inception of the DDA. Earlier this year the Board of Directors took a moment to reflect and develop a strategic direction for the DDA going forward. We're excited to present a new Plan of Development focused on maximizing economic vitality and community engagement downtown. Subscribe to stay up to date on the developments.
2012 Montrose Downtown Plan of Development
This document is the founding document for the Montrose Downtown Development Authority and provides guidance and structure for the organization. It lays out a comprehensive vision for downtown revitalization in our community.
Montrose Downtown Plan of Development (PDF)
Other Studies and Planning Documents
There has been a lot of effort put toward understanding downtown and identifying opportunities for moving forward. Below are some of the studies and planning documents that have been completed in the past. These documents led to the formation of the Montrose Downtown Development Authority (DDA):
- 2008 Comprehensive Plan - Chapter 5 (PDF)
- 2011 Elevations for Montrose (PDF)
- Before and After River Plan Images (PDF)
- Community Economic Development Assessment (PDF)
- Community Revitalization Partnership Assessment (PDF)
- Community Revitalization Partnership Matrix (PDF)
- Downtown Assessment Presentation (PDF)
01 What constitutes success?The multiplier effect that the activities and development executed within this district will have on businesses, property owners, visitors, collaborative partners and the overall the community.
In order to thrive in today's economy, the Montrose Downtown Development Authority is focused on investing in sustainable projects, developments, and plans that multiply the district's return on investment through economic and engagement indicators determined on a project by project basis.
02 The Montrose Downtown Development Authority is focused on implementing strategic goals to establish the downtown district as a strong business, social, and cultural center through business and property development activities, physical improvements, events, and promotions.
03 The Montrose Downtown Development Authority will serve as a voice and advocate for the economic vibrancy and livability of downtown.