Entries by Jennifer

Weekly Update 4/10/2017

Downtown Merchant Spring Clean Up *TOMORROW, 9am* Downtown businesses and city staff will meet at the clock tomorrow at 9am, take a group photo and then go clean the streets, alleys and sidewalks. We’ll do a press release to share the efforts with the community, so be sure to participate. More than anything, this is a symbol that we […]

Weekly Update 3/10/2017

Top Dog Parade It’s time for the annual Wayne Kelly Memorial Top Dog Parade – happening at noon on Saturday! Yay! The King County Pipes and Drums are back in town, and they deserve some recognition! They come to Chelan, on their own dime, because they want to help attract business to Chelan in one of our slower […]

Weekly Update 3/3/2017

One-way Bridge Meeting  On Wednesday evening, the City hosted a meeting for downtown businesses regarding the option of one-waying the Old Bridge. We had a nice turnout and good conversation. For those who weren’t able to make it, there was far too much detailed content to take thorough notes. The City did record the meeting […]

2/24/17 Weekly Updates

Bridge Meeting for Downtown Businesses: The City will hold two meetings to discuss the possibility of “one-waying” the old bridge. The first one is specifically for YOU – the downtown business community. The goal is to give you the entire picture of the project and open it up for questions. That meeting will be held next week […]

1.6.17 | HDCA Updates

Q1 Merchant Breakfast: Join us on  Jan 12th at 8:30am for Breakfast at Riverwalk Inn! We’ll have new City Administrator, Mike Jackson, there to say hello. We’ll give general updates and have time for open discussion. B+O Tax Credits: On Jan 1 at 12:01am, Main Street programs across the state competed for the $1.5 million available […]

HDCA 2016 Highlights

Hi there, It’s been a busy season of Small Town Christmas, and weekly updates have been neglected! I’m getting back on that bandwagon now. HDCA Presents Christmas Eve Community Concert: This Saturday at 10am, we’ll have our final Small Town Christmas event of the year! HDCA presents a community Christmas Eve Concert in the beautiful, […]

Nov 18th

1)      The full STC schedule has now been completed. Please go to our homepage to view it, and please share on your social media if you feel inclined. 2)      Speaking of our webpage , check it out! It’s been a long time in the making, and we’re excited to finally have it ready to share! 3)      If […]

Nov 4th

Halloween: Thank you to all the downtown businesses for contributing to another great downtown trick-or-treat! As always, it was a hit with kids and adults alike. I want to give a special shout out to Juli @ KOZI for volunteering to provide the sound system and spooky music, and to the Lions Club for providing […]

Oct 17 Update

Halloween: It’s almost here! Amongst all the usual craziness, this year we’ll be having a baby costume contest and we’ll also be incorporating a few “teal pumpkin” stops on Main Street. For those who are not familiar, the teal pumpkin program helps include kids who have food allergies in Halloween celebrations. A teal pumpkin outside […]