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Bronzeville retail tour gets 'em in the door 10/14/2009
As every retailer knows, you could have the greatest merchandise in the world, but unless you get customers in the door, what’s the point? Last month, an enterprising group in Bronzeville addressed that issue by scheduling retail tours and offering special discounts to interested shoppers.
Association strengthens Cottage businesses 10/8/2009
Business owners on Cottage Grove, between 43rd and 47th streets in the Quad Communities, aren’t confronting the current recession alone.
QCDC establishes SSA, seeks commissioner 10/29/2008
Quad Communities Special Service Area #47 was approved by City Council on September 8 to assist in cleaning, beautifying and revitalizing the Cottage Grove and 47th Street Retail Corridors.
Food, fun and a healthier Bronzeville 10/16/2008
The Bronzeville Community Farmer’s Market is helping to fill the fresh food void, but the Sunday gathering aims to improve community health in more ways than one.
Agencies learn art of the deal 4/25/2008
As the implementation process carries forward across the 16 communities in NCP, lead agencies and their partners are learning the art of the deal.
Survey shows support for Quad Communities market 2/11/2008
The development of a fresh-food market in Bronzeville is part of a broader effort that NCP lead agency Quad Communities Development Corporation (QCDC)has been leading to expand retail and entertainment options in the community -- and a recent community survey shows the concept holds significant promise.
Bronzeville retail to get $12M from banks 2/4/2008
In the midst of an increasingly tight credit market, NCP lead agecy Quad Communities Development Corporation (QCDC) has carved out a pot of funds to stimulate commercial real estate investment in Bronzeville.
New farmers' market for Bronzeville? 12/11/2007
Quad Communities Development Corporation is gathering information to determine the feasibility of a new farmers' market and indoor market in Bronzeville.
Cottage Grove grooves to new festival 7/5/2007
Quad Communities celebrated the revitalization of the Cottage Grove Corridor on June 23 with the “Groovin’ on the Grove” community festival, hosted by NCP lead agency Quad Communities Development Corp. (QCDC).
Portfolio: Quad Communities retail corridor 11/29/2006
Quad Communities is promoting the Cottage Grove Corridor Initiative, a marketing, beautification and maintenance plan lays the groundwork for redevelopment of a 12-block stretch of Cottage Grove into one of the South Side’s premier shopping venues. The project is part of the New Communities Program's Community Investment Portfolio.

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