Downtown Mt. Vernon Development Corp.
116 S. 9th St.
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
- Assist downtown businesses with concerns
- Promote local businesses on social media
- Incentives for property & businesses
- Recruit new businesses to the district
- Building restoration & development
- Improve downtown appearance
- Assist with business retention
Hours of OperationDMDC is open 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday
Downtown Mt. Vernon Development Corporation (DMDC) is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is: to revitalize and maintain Downtown Mt. Vernon as a commercial and cultural center of the local and regional community.
DMDC works with great success to preserve the historic and cultural heritage fo the heart of our city, while at the same time it has promoted economic growth downtown. We focus on retaining and attracting businesses to the downtown district, advocate for the district businesses and support Art in the City through the installation of sculptures throughout the area.
DMDC sponsors downtown events such as the Cruise In @ Fall Fest and the Downtown Building Tour with a Taste of Mt. Vernon. Additionally, we partner with Tourism and other organizations to help with Friday's Food & Art and Market Days that are located at the Armory as well as the Christmas Parade and the Tree Lighting Ceremony the first Saturday in December.
For more information, you can contact us at 242-6866, email@example.com, Facebook.com/dmdc242-6866 or DowntownMtVernon.org.