Downtown Development Area

Our Downtown Core
The Downtown Development Authority of Madison (DDA) works within the boundaries of a designated downtown revitalization area. The authority's work program includes a variety of preservation and revitalization efforts, such as: fundraising and grant procurement; supporting local business through loan and grant programs; planning and implementation of model and/or catalyst projects; etc. 

Downtown Development AreaDowntown Development Area Map

Revitalization Initiatives
Downtown Loan Program
Facade Grant Program

Note: The area was established in 1984, with boundaries amended in 2001, and is essentially co-terminus with the business improvement district - Central Business Special Tax District.