Downtown Janesville Inc

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Goals

Revitalize the Downtown through business retention, business expansion, building renovation, historic rehabilitation, and redevelopment and maintain this organization to promote and facilitate those efforts. This effort includes communicating with and supporting when necessary, our partners in the areas adjacent and throughout the City of Janesville.

Vision Statement

Revitalize downtown Janesville while preserving its historical character and buildings as a friendly, entertaining, unique and vibrant place to be, that is bustling and prosperous throughout the year: serving as the community’s center for financial, office, government, retail, business service, entertainment, and cultural events and activities. This effort includes communicating with and supporting when necessary, our partners in the areas adjacent and throughout the City of Janesville.

Mission Statement

Downtown Janesville Inc will provide the leadership role in the Downtown to promote economic development, encourage the preservation of its historic buildings, enhance the quality of life, increase opportunities for activities, improve the aesthetic integrity and coordinate the efforts of various groups toward these common goals.

Experience Downtown Janesville

Made up of local business people who in conjunction with key team members within the City of Janesville, and other local agencies, Downtown Janesville Inc provides direction and organization for the continued growth and development of Janesville’s historic downtown.

Downtownjanesville.com is dedicated to providing sponsored event advertising and various levels of information on each and every business located in Downtown Janesville. For those interested in more than a free, standard listing (which includes the business name, address and phone number), premium listings are available for $100 annually.

Additional local sponsorships are available including our $500 annual Anchor Sponsors which dynamically rotate to be shown on every page of the website.

Our Business Spotlight offers unlimited 30 day placement in our five featured home page rotating banners.

Resources for Downtown Businesses

Add Your Business

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Downtown Janesville Inc 2018 Executive Committee

  • Deb Dongarra (President)
  • Lucy Newell-Anderson(Vice-President)
  • Jen DeGarmo (Secretary)
  • Maddie Adams (Treasurer)
  • Britten Langfoss (Past President)

Downtown Janesville Inc Committees

  • Promotions & Marketing (Jen DeGarmo, Chair)
  • Design (Britten Langfoss, Chair)
  • Economic Vitality (Dave Marshick, Chair)
  • Events (Jennie Krajeck, Chair)

BID Board of Directors

Three-year term:

  • Bekki Kennedy
  • Shawn Reents
  • James Grafft

Two-year term:

  • Mick Gilbertson
  • Joe Quaerna
  • Mike Faust

One-year term:

  • Jim Alverson
  • Pat McDonald
  • Dave Marshick

Anchor Sponsors

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Calendar of Events

Jun
8
Fri
all-day 608 Day
608 Day
Jun 8 all-day
608 Day @ Downtown Janesville
Help us celebrate living in the Great 608 with a day Downtown! –Yoga at 6:08 am –Ribbon cutting and celebration at the new Outdoor Fitness Court from 1-5pm -Specials throughout Downtown (check back for a[...]
1:00 pm Fitness Court Ribbon Cutting
Fitness Court Ribbon Cutting
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A ribbon cutting event will be held to celebrate the grand opening of Wisconsin’s first outdoor fitness court. In partnership with the National Fitness Campaign and SSM Health, the City of Janesville will be unveiling[...]
4:00 pm Simple Scissors 20th Anniversary...
Simple Scissors 20th Anniversary...
Jun 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
COME CELEBRATE WITH US! Simple Scissors Salon & Spa has been in business for 20 YEARS and it’s all thanks to YOU! We would love for you to join us on Friday, June 8th from[...]
Jun
13
Wed
7:00 pm Pig & Brew Dinner
Pig & Brew Dinner
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
We’re celebrating the Berkshire pork of McKenna Farms and the brews of Gray’s Brewing Company in this four-course dinner. Joe McKenna will be on hand to talk about his farm and representatives of Gray’s Brewing[...]

Contact Us

Downtown Janesville Inc
PO Box 8081
Janesville, WI 53547
Email:
info@downtownjanesville.com

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Downtown Janesville Inc

Download the Downtown Owners Manual

Goals

Revitalize the Downtown through business retention, business expansion, building renovation, historic rehabilitation, and redevelopment and maintain this organization to promote and facilitate those efforts. This effort includes communicating with and supporting when necessary, our partners in the areas adjacent and throughout the City of Janesville.

Vision Statement

Revitalize downtown Janesville while preserving its historical character and buildings as a friendly, entertaining, unique and vibrant place to be, that is bustling and prosperous throughout the year: serving as the community’s center for financial, office, government, retail, business service, entertainment, and cultural events and activities. This effort includes communicating with and supporting when necessary, our partners in the areas adjacent and throughout the City of Janesville.

Mission Statement

Downtown Janesville Inc will provide the leadership role in the Downtown to promote economic development, encourage the preservation of its historic buildings, enhance the quality of life, increase opportunities for activities, improve the aesthetic integrity and coordinate the efforts of various groups toward these common goals.

Experience Downtown Janesville

Made up of local business people who in conjunction with key team members within the City of Janesville, and other local agencies, Downtown Janesville Inc provides direction and organization for the continued growth and development of Janesville’s historic downtown.

Downtownjanesville.com is dedicated to providing sponsored event advertising and various levels of information on each and every business located in Downtown Janesville. For those interested in more than a free, standard listing (which includes the business name, address and phone number), premium listings are available for $100 annually.

Additional local sponsorships are available including our $500 annual Anchor Sponsors which dynamically rotate to be shown on every page of the website.

Our Business Spotlight offers unlimited 30 day placement in our five featured home page rotating banners.

Resources for Downtown Businesses

Add Your Business

View our Newsletter

Downtown Janesville Inc 2018 Executive Committee

  • Deb Dongarra (President)
  • Lucy Newell-Anderson(Vice-President)
  • Jen DeGarmo (Secretary)
  • Maddie Adams (Treasurer)
  • Britten Langfoss (Past President)

Downtown Janesville Inc Committees

  • Promotions & Marketing (Jen DeGarmo, Chair)
  • Design (Britten Langfoss, Chair)
  • Economic Vitality (Dave Marshick, Chair)
  • Events (Jennie Krajeck, Chair)

BID Board of Directors

Three-year term:

  • Bekki Kennedy
  • Shawn Reents
  • James Grafft

Two-year term:

  • Mick Gilbertson
  • Joe Quaerna
  • Mike Faust

One-year term:

  • Jim Alverson
  • Pat McDonald
  • Dave Marshick

Anchor Sponsors