Work Plan

Project Title Project Description Timeline
Creative District Plan The Creative District is envisioned as an integral part of downtown that will embrace and partner the creative arts and retail businesses. A commemorative plaque program will be created to help celebrate Thomasville’s history in this area. 2014-2020
Preservation of Landmarks Downtown Historic Plaque Markers Our historic plaques that appear on many of our downtown buildings identify their historic significance. Documentation will be created to catalog the business name and address of each plaque. Plaques will be restored to continue preservation of this landmark initiative. 2020
New Merchant/Downtown Promotions Develop a new commercial for Downtown Thomasville and research and incorporate new co-op advertising opportunities to support small business development. 2020
Black History Month Celebration Increase participation in our Black History Parade & Celebration through community outreach. 2020-2021
Thomasville Rose Show Centennial Celebration Our beloved Thomasville Rose Show & Festival will celebrate 100 years in 2021. Develop new marketing initiatives and community outreach to increase local participation and connect with cities outside of Thomasville to encourage them to visit Thomasville during this event. 2020-2021
Upper Story Development Develop communication initiatives to encourage adaptive reuse of upper story development of downtown buildings for use of office, housing, service, and retail. 2020-2022