2017 Development Toolkit

May 11th, 2017

DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT RELEASES 2017 DEVELOPMENT TOOLKIT Baton Rouge, LA - The Downtown Development District has released the 2017 update to their D...

Water Campus

April 5th, 2017

Baton Rouge, LA. – The Water Campus is a reflection of the vision for the redevelopment of the Mississippi Riverfront, illustrated in the recommendations o...

GREENWAY NOW OPEN

December 29th, 2016

The North Boulevard Promenade section of the Downtown Greenway has opened following a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony that took place yesterday at 5:00PM on North ...

TEMPORARY LIBRARY LOCATION

September 30th, 2016

Library books, computers and other materials have been relocated to a temporary facility which is now open at the Kress Building 447 Third St., across from...

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 ...

MATHERNE'S MAKING A MARK

February 22nd, 2016

Located in the heart of downtown, Matherne's Market at 440 on Third is the first full service supermarket downtown in over 50 years! Only 9 months after op...

BARTRAM TRAIL MARKER

February 22nd, 2016

WILLIAM BARTRAMTRAIL MARKER DEDICATIONSEPTEMBER 10TH A trail marker dedication to William Bartram, an American Naturalist, was held this Thursday, Septembe...

DDD RECEIVES 2015 IDA MERIT AWARD!

September 29th, 2015

The Downtown Development District has just received an award from the International Downtown Association for the transformation of River Road into a ‘compl...

Water Campus: Building Revealed

September 10th, 2015

Baton Rouge, LA. – The Water Campus released the first images of the new The Water Institute of the Gulf’s Headquarters, Research and Interpretive Center t...

Matherne's Market

February 13th, 2015

Matherne’s Market at 440 on Third, a full-service supermarket located in the heart of downtown, is scheduled to officially open and be fully stocked on Jan...

MATHERNE'S MARKET

February 8th, 2015

Matherne’s Market at 440 on Third, a full-service supermarket located in the heart of downtown, is scheduled to officially open and be fully stocked on Jan...

2014 DEVELOPMENT UPDATE

January 28th, 2015

“for Jackson, Mississippi it (DDD) means the new gold standard when comparing downtown development.” – The Jackson, MS Clarion-Ledger. Download our Develop...