2020 Street Closures and Storefront Extensions

The DDA converted Facade/Rehab grant funds into COVID Relief funds for street, storefront, and patio extensions. 

  • Recipients include: 
    Ypsi Alehouse
    Encuentro Latino Restaurante
    Back Office Studio
    Red Rock BBQ
    Tower Inn Restaurant
    Sweetwaters Cafe

The closures at E Cross in Depot Town and Washington St in Downtown are officially underway with new expanded outdoor dining, shopping, and entertainment options emerging daily.

The DDA recently approved $21,000 in budgeted funds to help businesses Downtown with the cost of expansion and the equipment needed to participate in the street closure. We have also approved special event funding to provide entertainment options in Depot Town and Downtown.

This is the current list of businesses set to participate
Downtown: Common Source Accupuncture, Ypsi Paint N Pour, Bobcat Bonnies, Mix, Encuentro Latino, Back Office Studio hosting pop up retail, Beezy’s, 24th Cheesecakerie, Ziggys, Ypsi Alehouse, and Red Rock BBQ. Depot Town participation includes the Odder Things, Aubrees, Maiz, and Sidetrack.

Check out this Google Calendar for events on Washington and E. Cross St.