Have you gotten your ticket yet?

Thank you for the wonderful response! Tickets are no longer available for this event.   Placemaking in Gloversville: A dinner celebration is right around the corner and we are gearing up for an exciting night (and weekend) focused on placemaking and community building in downtown Gloversville. Have you gotten your tickets for this amazing celebration…

Be inspired

What is 100in1 Day? 100in1 Day: Gloversville is part of a citizen-driven movement changing the way people experience their cities. The program brings people together from across the community (citizens, non-profits, business and elected officials) to do many small positive actions in one day – and inspire larger actions throughout the year. These small actions…

Placemaking in action: A weekend of activity and information

2019 is going to be a very big year for placemaking in downtown Gloversville and we are kicking it off with a few important meetings this weekend – March 9th & 10th. Saturday, March 9th 100in1 Day: Gloversville 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Location: Mohawk Harvest – 30 N. Main Street Are you curious about…

Spring is nearly here

We are all ready for warmer weather, longer days and maybe, maybe a little less snow. As we wrap up February, here are a few things for you to ponder. Let your voice be heard: We are currently in the process of hosting community and business discussions about how we can transform our downtown together….

What can happen in a day?

The answer is: So Much! This May 4th, downtown Gloversville will be participating in an international movement called 100in1 Day. The event is meant to bring people together on one single day to perform 100 (or there abouts) acts of positivity for their community. This one day of service inspires the larger community to continue…

Calling all downtown business owners!

In 2019, the DDS office will be launching an information, education and mentorship program working with local businesses. The first step in the process is a SWOT analysis. SWOT stands for Strengths—Weaknesses—Opportunities—Threats and is a collaborative process that takes place through a facilitated meeting and exchange of ideas. A survey on business needs and areas…

New Year, Bright Future

Every January, our calendars and our hopes become renewed. The blank-slate a new year holds includes a million possibilities for a bright and prosperous future…if we have a plan, stated goals and plotted action steps to accomplish them. This year, the Downtown Development Specialist’s office will be working more closely with downtown businesses to help…