2018 DEVELOPMENT TOOLKIT

July 20th, 2018

As the Downtown Development District celebrates our 30-year anniversary, we extend great thanks to the community for their support of our mission and initi...

DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENTS 2017

June 23rd, 2017

Here is a quick look at some of the new developments and new construction taking place Downtown!Downtown areas in Planning / Under Construction:Water Campu...

DOWNTOWN COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT

April 4th, 2017

Windsor Aughtry Company, Inc. of Greenville, S.C., announced in the fall of 2014 the development of an approximately 85,000 square-foot, eight-story, 135-r...

NEW DOWNTOWN DENTIST

February 14th, 2017

DR. SCOTT SICARDSicard Downtown Dentistry, LLC is downtown's newest dentistry! The office is located in Downtown Healthcare and Wellness clinic at 307 Thir...

LOFTS @ 6C

January 25th, 2017

John O. Hearin, a local developer owning several downtown properties and parking lots, introduced the 142-unit apartment complex vision to the downtown com...

TramLinkBR

December 15th, 2016

TramLinkBR is the proposed modern streetcar system linking downtown Baton Rouge with the LSU Campus and serving the neighborhoods and businesses between th...

DOWNTOWN GREENWAY GROUNDBREAKING

July 15th, 2016

Construction began May 5, 2016 on the North Boulevard section of the Downtown Greenway, a multi-phase 2.75 mile interconnected network of bike/pedestrian p...

DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENTS

July 1st, 2016

Here is a quick look at some of the new developments and new construction taking place Downtown!Downtown areas under construction:Downtown Greenway (North ...

COMING SOON: WATERMARK

October 21st, 2015

One of Baton Rouge's first skyscrapers was built in 1926 and was originally the home of Louisiana National Bank. It was recently purchased by developer Mik...

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS NOW OPEN

July 10th, 2015

Located in the North Boulevard Town Square area, this historic building opened in 1955 as the Baton Rouge Savings and Loan Association Building and was onc...

WATERMARK BATON ROUGE ANNOUNCED

July 10th, 2015

Plans have been announced to convert the old State Office Building at 150 Third Street into a 148 Marriott Autograph hotel in Downtown baton Rouge.Under th...

DOWNTOWN GREENWAY AT EXPRESSWAY PARK

July 10th, 2015

The first piece of the long-awaited Downtown Greenway, a 2.75-mile walk and bike path linking downtown to the inner-city, has been completed. The new green...