• Friends of SW 9th

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    The Friends of SW 9th are working hard to develop their own website, please stay tuned to this site or our Facebook page for more information. Thank you!


    Friends of SW 9th seeks to enhance the corridor's role as the Southside's Main Street that serves as a gateway to community attractions and downtown, while preserving the area as a place of residence, commerce, and community.


    Friends of SW 9th is a community coalition of 24 organizations dedicated to enhancing the SW 9th Street Corridor through implementing the corridor plan, community events, and enhanced communication.  The group was formed to lead revitalization efforts along the SW 9th Street Corridor.  It is anticipated in 2016, Friends of SW 9th will become a 501 (c) 3 organization with a functioning board of directors, regular meetings, opportunities to enhance the community.   

    Board Application Here


    Chartered Board of Directors

    Glenn Lyons - President

    Chris Tursi - Vice President

    Matt Pick - Treasurer Tyler Navin - Secretary
    Bill Hansen Julie Lang
    Walter Eidbo Carol George
    Gennaro Ligouri Phil Barber
    Michael Mauro Evan Shaw
    Kristen Strawhacker Traci Mumma


    Committee's to Participate in, please contact: Sadie Trytten

    Marketing Grant Writing
    Special Projects/Events Facade

    Facade Improvement Program - Part Two

    There is much to look forward to on SW 9th! To get involved and stay updated on the latest news along the corridor, please “like” the Friends of SW 9th Facebook page!




    DSMOpen SW 9th Street Great Day Video

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