The Downtown Marketing Subcommittee revealed its Downtown identity, brand, website and marketing plan Thursday morning at Room 108. The subcommittee was formed from the Strategic Planning Committee, a collaboration between the Downtown community, the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce and Missouri Western State University. The committee consists of members of Downtown First, the St.
Downtown area holds a lighting ceremony kicking off holiday a season of events for the area.
The holidays might still be a couple of months away, but a group of community members is already busy preparing to make Downtown St. Joseph glow like never before. Owner of Manic Snail Dana Massin felt the area could use more lights to capture the holiday spirit and approached the St.
The group that brings First Saturdays to Downtown St. Joseph has a new name - Downtown First. "As an organization led by business owners, our focus has been on promoting the Downtown community," said Cris Coffman, president of Downtown First. "We started with First Saturdays and are excited to expand our scope beyond that one day per month."