Downtown development forum

Development forum montage

Working in partnership with GRID Magazine, Venture Richmond has published a new 20 page magazine, titled RVA’s Downtown Transformation [PDF], featuring more than 50+ downtown development projects completed or underway for 2015-2016. The projects represent $1.035 billion of investment, 2, 149 lofts, 850,000+ SF commercial space, 640,000+ SF medical, 628,000+ SF arts and education, 369 hotel rooms, living quarters for 411+ VCU students, and a 52 mile bike trail.

Past annual downtown development forums

Venture Richmond, GRACRE and the City of Richmond held the Annual Downtown Development Forum on February 29 that Dominion Arts Center. Twenty speakers presented 46 development projects that were recently completed or underway in downtown Richmond.The projects included 2,060 apartments, 1.9 million square feet of commercial space and $1.1 billion investment in downtown Richmond. Read about the forum on or watch a video of the presentation on YouTube.

Media coverage of the 2013 Downtown Development Forum:

Media coverage of the 2012 Downtown Development Forum: