The Downtown Committee of Syracuse, Inc. is a private, not-for-profit, professional downtown management organization, representing all property owners and tenants within the central business district.
The Downtown Committee undertakes programs to improve downtown’s image, strengthen its economic base, increase its attractiveness, and assure that it’s clean, safe, and accessible.
The Downtown Committee sets the vision for downtown and communicates a positive message about the area’s growth and desirability. The Downtown Committee is an advocate for its constituents and a catalyst for improvement through policy, planning, programs, and projects.
The Downtown Committee is at the nexus of the public and private partnership that brings about improvement and revitalization. As the steward of the Downtown Special Assessment District, the Downtown Committee plays an essential role in keeping downtown clean, attractive, safe, growing, dynamic, and exciting.
The boundaries of the Special Assessment District are I-690 on the north; I-81 on the east; Adams Street on the south; and Onondaga Creek on the west.