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Welcome to the International Downtown Association’s Media Center where you can find general resources for the media, and the latest news and official announcements from IDA, the premier organization for urban place professionals who are shaping and activating dynamic city center districts.

IDA’s members are urban champions who bring urban centers to life, bridging the gap between the public and private sectors. We represent an industry of more than 2,500 place management organizations, employing 100,000 people throughout North America and growing rapidly around the world. Our members are a multidisciplinary group that work collaboratively to solve problems and stimulate place-based economic growth. They develop tools and strategies addressing a broad range of issues impacting how people live, work and play in cities.

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Allison Shashok

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202-798-5926

allison@downtown.org

Second Edition of The Value of U.S. Downtowns and Center Cities Report Released by IDA

01.31.2019

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IDA Releases Six In-Depth Research Reports on Top Urban Issues

11.12.2018

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IDA Awards Top Industry Honor to Eight Organizations

10.31.2018

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Place Management Industry Convenes in San Antonio to Discuss Future of Downtowns and City Centers

10.15.2018

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The Value of U.S. Downtowns and Center Cities Report Released by IDA

01.29.2018

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IDA and Stantec Enter Multi-Year Partnership

11.09.2017

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IDA Releases Six In-Depth Research Reports on Top Urban Issues

10.12.2017

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Investing in Downtowns Pays off for Cities, Regions

Building Design + Construction

02.11.2019

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Downtown Association Celebrates 45 Years in Bellevue

The Bellevue Reporter

01.23.2019

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Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership Names New Director

Triangle Business Journal

12.12.2018

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Downtown Advocates to Help Homeless Find Jobs and Housing

Tucson Weekly

12.06.2018

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Baltimore’s Squeegee Monitors from Downtown Partnership Have Been Beployed

The Baltimore Sun

11.29.2018

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Curiosity and Artistry: 6 Takeaways on Downtowns

Stantec

11.28.2018

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Downtown Confab: Make Transportation Projects a Benefit, Not a Hassle

Rivard Report

10.27.2018

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Downtown Experts to Meet in S.A., Discuss Growth While Preserving Culture

San Antonio Heron

10.23.2018

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International Downtown Association Bringing Annual Conference to Baltimore in 2019

Baltimore Business Journal

10.18.2018

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The Jacksonville Landing Could Be Torn Down, but Other Cities are Renovating Festival Marketplaces

The Florida Times-Union

07.03.2018

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Business Leaders Want to Keep Downtown Safe During Revitalization Phase

13 WIBW

06.20.2018

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5 Reasons for Cities to Value their Downtowns

Meeting of the Minds

05.01.2018

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Sacramento Shines in Recent Study of U.S. Downtowns

Placer Sentinel

02.28.2018

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