Category: Newsletter

Stepping into the new normal

  As businesses in Maine step into the new normal, we reached out to friends & fans of Portland Downtown to find out what they’re thinking, feeling, and experiencing as they begin to revisit local shops & restaurants. Below you’ll find their open and honest words – and we hope that you’ll find these insights

Cooking for love, health, and community

  Every day, we continue to be amazed by the creativity, resourcefulness, and generosity of our downtown community. Today we’d like to shine a spotlight on an awesome new initiative that’s supporting local restaurants while providing meals to people in need.   It’s called Cooking for Community and – in just over a month –

We appreciate you

While we can’t be together today, we are sending virtual hugs and high fives to each and every downtown worker. Whether you’re an essential worker, working from home, furloughed, or somewhere in between, we appreciate you today and every day. Read more