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Downtown/Downtown Core

Between the Lines I: The history of Downtown's alley systemRead Article

Downtown's alleys can lead back in time to show a Memphis lost to change and redevelopment. 
Downtown Looking Up

City's largest investment in public art honors 1968 sanitation workers' strikeRead Article

One of Memphis’ significant Civil Rights events will be commemorated with a public plaza.

Train travel gets a reboot with a boutique hotel serving an active rail line in MemphisRead Article

Planning a trip? A planned 135-room boutique hotel will serve residents of Downtown Memphis as well as travelers along the Amtrak line which stretches from New Orleans to Chicago.
100 North Main

South Main Book Juggler depends on community for successRead Article

The South Main Book Juggler provides a local bookstore option in the heart of Downtown, where a mix of locals and tourists access a selection of used and new books.

Downtown hotel development carries the overall Memphis marketRead Article

Around 15 hotels have been announced for development Downtown.
The Little Tea Shop on Monroe

Majestic Grille owners to open new restaurant at Beale Street LandingRead Article

Local restaurant owners of the Majestic Grille will rebrand the existing restaurant at Beale Street Landing.  

16 new shops headed to Downtown through pop-up shop initiativeRead Article

The tenants’ specialties range from handmade refurbished furnishing to locally designed fashion as well as a theater troupe and sewing school.
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By day, the Downtown Core is the Mid-South’s center of government, law and commerce. At night the area comes alive in lights as a leading tourist and entertainment district. It draws millions annually to its historic locales such as think Peabody Hotel and Beale Street and sporting events from basketball to boating. A destination for arts and culture, Downtown has something for everyone including museums, theater, live music, and the month-long Memphis in May International Festival. Recently, focus has returned to the city’s source, the Mississippi River, with major riverfront investments like Big River Crossing and Fourth Bluff project.

brg3s Architects new space near Crosstown

Move to Crosstown area on the way for brg3s Architects

Buff City Soap

Rapid expansion underway for Buff City Soap


BLDG Memphis spearheads city’s MEMFix efforts

Memphis Riverfront development concept

City unveils early plans for riverfront redevelopment

Local leaders from the Muslim community assist at the Thistle & Bee farm.

Sound & Color: MLGW hoax, 1968 sanitation workers speak out

Memphis Fire House #3

Former Downtown fire station to ignite musical creativity

The city targeted Peabody Place for the project due to its excess capacity. For two blocks, a lane of traffic was removed but it’s still similar to what was there before – parking on both sides of the street, one lane eastbound, one lane westbound. T

Great Streets pilot project reshapes vision for Memphis roadways

Memhis 3.0 event Ballet Memphis

Memphis 3.0 event maps early progress

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