Create a vibrant and attractive business district where a mix of startup tech companies can be incubated, and small independent business owners can flourish. Elements include business attraction, retail and small business growth, alley activation, and business development. Do this through market research, real estate and business inventories, catalytic development opportunities, and business education.
Data on the composition of the U District's built environment including; available commercial listings, analysis of the residential rental market, property ownership and characteristics.
Unique local businesses are the strength of the business district, preserving and supporting our existing businesses is core to our mission. To support our existing businesses and the over all health of the commercial area the UDP is actively engaged in the curation of our commercial retail mix. In this section you will find information on demographics, businesses, and market area.