‘Art All Night’ Returns to Host Live Events in Georgetown and City-Wide

September 16, 2021

    One of D.C.’s liveliest neighborhood art and culture festivals – D.C. Art All Night – is roaring back to life this year. On Sept. 24 – 25, events, […]

New Small Business Grants From Georgetown Main Street

March 14, 2021

Approved uses include: technical assistance, business development, exterior and storefront improvements, interior renovations, security improvements and equipment.

Bowser: No Covid Deaths on May 25; Stage 1 Opening Likely on Friday

May 26, 2020

Given statistical data meeting the District’s targets, the city will begin its Phase 1 reopening on May 29, as previously reported.

Small Business Grant Deadline Is April 15

April 13, 2020

Supported by the District Department of Small and Local Business Development, the Bridge-The-Gap Grants are available through Georgetown Main Street.

Georgetown Main Street Awards Grants

June 20, 2018

The odds couldn’t have been better. Nine small businesses along Georgetown’s designated “Main Street” — Wisconsin Avenue and adjacent commercial blocks from K Street to Whitehaven Street — applied for […]

New D.C. Small Business Agency Head

April 18, 2018

A new director of the District’s Department of Small and Local Business Development was welcomed last month. She is Kristi Whitfield, “an executive, an entrepreneur, and an urban planner with over […]

Mayor Opens Georgetown Main Street

October 26, 2017

In the Phoenix boutique on Wisconsin Avenue, filled with business persons and supporters, Mayor Muriel Bowser presented a certificate to the new Georgetown Main Street program on Oct. 25.

Will Compactors Stymie Rat Banqueting?

September 11, 2017

The District extended the deadline for compactor grant applications until 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 15. Grants of up to $13,500 are available.

GBA Seeks Support for Proposed Georgetown Main Street

July 27, 2017

The Georgetown Business Association is asking business owners to send letters of support to the District’s Department of Small and Local Business Development.