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COVID-19 Resources for Business

Need an explanation of current government programs to support businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic? View this Town Hall with all levels of government. UPDATE ON GOVERNMENT SUPPORT PROGRAMS FOR BUSINESSES Federal government announces rent assistance program detailsThe Government of Canada announced that the federal government has reached an agreement in principle with all provinces and territories […]

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DDTV – Downtown Dartmouth Television Network

It’s here! DDTV – Downtown Dartmouth Television Network! Your favourite downtown Dartmouth businesses are “broadcasting” online so share news, tips, recipes and more with you. In this time of social distancing, our business owners are adapting in so many ways. There are many stories we want to share with you, terrific stories about creativity, generosity, […]

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HOW ARE DOWNTOWN DARTMOUTH BUSINESSES RESPONDING TO COVID-19?

Here’s s list of how Downtown Dartmouth businesses are operating during this time of social distancing. We update it regularly. Reminder that links businesses that are open or are offering online shopping are available in the top bar of this web page under FOOD AND DRINK TAKE/OUT AND ORDER ONLINE AND SHOP ONLINE.

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All Together staying safe and well during COVID-19

Many of our businesses are temporarily closed as we all do our best to social distance and stay safe and healthy during this pandemic. On this website, there are quick and easy links to help you support our businesses: see the menu along the top for TAKEOUT/ONLINE FOOD AND DRINK and ONLINE SHOPPING. Even one […]

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The Original DARTMOUTH ORIGINALS: meet the people who built this city.

Tom Boyne and associates in 1976. Tom is standing at the far right.

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Downtown Dartmouth featured in Bon Appetit magazine

Check out this fantastic article in Bon Appetit magazine @bonappetitmag written by downtown Dartmouth’s own Melissa Buote. The article shines a glowing spotlight on downtown Dartmouth business owner Dean Petty – Two If By Sea Cafe and Yeah Yeahs Pizza – and gives folks a closer look at his surfer side. Other neighbours featured are: Emma Adamski of Cafe […]

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The future is BRIGHT in downtown Dartmouth – literally!

Downtown Dartmouth is now the home of a 2-in-1 mural at the corner of Portland Street and Victoria Road.  The Downtown Dartmouth Business Commission commissioned Philadelphia-based artists David Guinn and Sasha Anistratova to create this one-of-a-kind illuminated masterpiece.   By day, the mural is a bold, bright and graphic interpretation of our eclectic and vibrant downtown Dartmouth […]

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DARTMOUTH IN THE NEWS

https://www.theracketonline.com/main/halifax-brewery-tour Click on this link for a great review of several downtown Dartmouth establishments. Then, head to downtown Dartmouth for your own self-guided brewery tour.

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Gloria Fisher Business Person of the Year Award

An award to honour the spirit of an entrepreneur who spent more than 50 years behind her counter on Portland Street. The Downtown Dartmouth Business Commission* (DDBC) is thrilled to accept nominations for the Gloria Fisher Business Person of the Year Award to recognize outstanding entrepreneurs who are making a significant contribution to downtown Dartmouth.  […]

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