Click the image below to view our recap of 2022 Streets for People programing!

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In 2022, the Office of Planning awarded grants totaling over $2.8 million to:

The public space activations implemented by the organizations listed above helped bring approximately 110,000 people Downtown to 104 activities. 

In 2023, over $600,000 in Streets for the People grant funds will be awarded to six BIDs to support events like outdoor movie nights, fitness classes, concerts, and art activations. Stay tuned for event details!


Downtown Public Realm Plan

Downtown has long been the economic heart of the District – a center of bustling activity and vibrant public spaces filled with people at all hours of the daytime. However, the Covid-19 public health...