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November 5 Downtown Bismarck News

NEW Round ERG Grants Round two of the Emergency Resiliency Grant (ERG), Hospitality ERG, will focus on reimbursing businesses in the hospitality sector that were closed on March 13, 2020, as a result of Executive Order 2020-06, including all restaurants, bars, breweries, cafes and similar on-site dining establishments. The Hospitality ERG will be used to reimburse businesses for costs in operations,… Read more →

October 8 Downtown Bismarck News

“Prince Hotel” Rehabilitation Former Prince Hotel has a new owner and new plans. Applicant, Transitions Florida, LLC (Rolf Eggers) is requesting approval of a Rehabilitation Renaissance Zone project for the 114 North 3rd Street building. Transitions Florida, LLC is proposing a $780,000 investment.  Some of the proposed plans include: installation of new storefronts and windows on ground floor for commercial occupancy, electrical and heating system… Read more →

October 22 Downtown Bismarck News

Groundbreaking for 630 Main Denizen Partners broke ground last Tuesday, October 13  for the 630 Main project, a $9.8 million dollar 3-story mixed-use building with 52 residential units and small- scaled ground floor retail space. “Downtown Business Association CEO Dawn Kopp said a project like this has been wanted for decades. She described the building as filling in the “missing tooth” of downtown.… Read more →

September 24 Downtown Bismarck News

BND Webinar: COVID-19 PACE Recovery II Loan Program The Greater North Dakota Association (GNDC) is hosting Bank of North Dakota (BND) at a Business Briefing Thursday, September 24, 2020, from 11-11:30 a.m. BND will be discussing the parameters of its new interest buydown program, COVID-19 PACE Recovery II. They will also provide updates and answer questions on its other relief programs. “This program is intended… Read more →

September 10 Downtown Bismarck News

#MaskUp For Street Fair 2020 The 47th Annual Downtowners Street Fair is set for Friday and Saturday September 18-19.  Multiple food, arts, and craft vendors gather on the streets of Downtown Bismarck. Friday 10am-8pm and Saturday 9am-6pm. Parking is available in the Downtown ramps for $1.50/hr or $8/full day. Downtowners Staff and Board have added additional safety measures for the 2020 event including 50% reduction in vendors to allow for more… Read more →