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Because of the massive utility upgrade project, streetscape, traffic pattern change, Mt. Vernon & 4th Street bridge replacement, Newark Development Partners (NDP) developed We Dig Newark to enhance communication with the public.

This website is designed to offer downtown patrons and the community information such as the following:

  • Where to park
  • Easy Downtown Travel Directions
  • What’s Under Construction
  • News of Interest
  • Video Stories
  • General Construction Update
  • Events

Newark Development Partners is a collaborative venture engaging the public and private sectors dedicated to incentivizing investments in Newark, Ohio in order to sustain economic development, create jobs and further improve the business, individual and residential living areas of our vibrant and attractive city!

Calendar of Events

Sep
25
Tue
ART & CRAFT MARKET TUESDAY
Sep 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

4-7 PM Tuesday & Friday Fridays: May – October Tuesdays: June – September

CANAL MARKET DISTRICT FARMERS’ MARKET TUESDAY
Sep 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Canal Market District isn’t just about finding fresh, local produce. It’s about building relationships with the people that make up this community.

Sep
28
Fri
ART & CRAFT MARKET FRIDAY
Sep 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

4-7 PM Tuesday & Friday Fridays: May – October Tuesdays: June – September

CANAL MARKET DISTRICT FARMERS’ MARKET FRIDAY
Sep 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Canal Market District isn’t just about finding fresh, local produce. It’s about building relationships with the people that make up this community.

Oct
5
Fri
ART & CRAFT MARKET FRIDAY
Oct 5 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

4-7 PM Tuesday & Friday Fridays: May – October Tuesdays: June – September

CANAL MARKET DISTRICT FARMERS’ MARKET FRIDAY
Oct 5 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Canal Market District isn’t just about finding fresh, local produce. It’s about building relationships with the people that make up this community.

Oct
10
Wed
SID Monthly Meeting @ City Council Chambers
Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

SID monthly meetings are 2nd Wednesday of each month; 5:00 PM in City Council Chambers in the City Building at the corner of 4th Street and West Main Street.

Oct
12
Fri
ART & CRAFT MARKET FRIDAY
Oct 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

4-7 PM Tuesday & Friday Fridays: May – October Tuesdays: June – September

CANAL MARKET DISTRICT FARMERS’ MARKET FRIDAY
Oct 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Canal Market District isn’t just about finding fresh, local produce. It’s about building relationships with the people that make up this community.

Oct
19
Fri
ART & CRAFT MARKET FRIDAY
Oct 19 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

4-7 PM Tuesday & Friday Fridays: May – October Tuesdays: June – September


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SID Area Weed Control

SID Area – weed control spraying was implemented in August with a contractor. The heavy rains this year have made weed control very difficult.

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Parking Enforcement

The SID is sponsoring a Downtown Parking enforcement program. This program is really making a difference for Downtown businesses to encourage more drive up business. Downtown businesses have been reporting an increase of up to 30% in lunchtime crowd.

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