From November 4-5, you have the opportunity to virtually learn about thought-provoking community innovations, participate in inspiring conversations with peers, and exchange ideas with fellow communities engaged in meaningful community development. Downtown Colorado, Inc. (DCI) has proven to be your go to place for innovative, timely, and practical solutions through the 2020 Pandemic.

DCI's 2020 Conference features three separate events, our Governor's Awards, Southern Colorado (SOCO) URA Summit and our Colorado Challenge Community Forum. Join us for the next wave of dynamic networking, peer to peer education, and a really good time as we look to the end of this year and the hopeful and bright future that lies before us!


Challenge Community Forum: Dive into our rural issues forum to see what has been working and the solutions Colorado communities are seeking!

Southern Colorado Urban Renewal Summit: The fourth annual SoCo URA Summit invites participants to consider TIF in efforts to finance affordable housing and other rural challenges.

Click here to check out the 2020 Southern Colorado Urban Renewal Summit event recording!

Governors Awards: Since 2003, DCI's Governor's Awards for Downtown Excellence have recognized outstanding projects and people in Colorado that demonstrate creativity in the face of challenges, unlikely and enduring partnerships and dedication to community to further downtown initiatives.

Click here to check out the 2020 Governors Awards event recording!

Check out the 2020 nominees to see examples of the downtown excellence and innovation we love to celebrate. We can't wait to see what you've been working on -- submit a 2021 project today!

Interested in sponsorship opportunities? Contact Will Cundiff,, or call 303.282.0625


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