News & Updates

Mark Geise Hired as Senior Planner for JRC

Mark Geise Hired as Senior Planner for JRC

The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation has announced the hire of Mark Geise as Senior Planner for the organization. Mr. Geise comes to the Jamestown Renaissance Corporation from Chautauqua County where he served as Deputy Director of Planning and Economic Development...

UNITE North Main Website

UNITE North Main Website

We want to hear what you think are the key challenges and opportunities along North Main Street. Use the map on our new project website to leave your feedback on improvements you would like to see at specific locations or trouble spots that should be addressed. The...

Shop Small Win Big Jamestown 2015

Shop Small Win Big Jamestown 2015

Visit any participating** locally-owned retail store or restaurant in downtown Jamestown between Nov. 28 and Dec. 21 (DEADLINE EXTENDED) and you could win 1 of 2 32GB Apple iPad Pros! In an effort to bring more traffic and business to downtown Jamestown, we invite you...

Cummins Inc. and Elite Kreations Join Christmas Parade

Cummins Inc. and Elite Kreations Join Christmas Parade

The Tinseltown Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration, presented by The Resource Center, will feature the Cummins Inc. “Every Employee Every Community” (EEEC) volunteer program as the Grand Marshal for 2015. The parade Grand Marshal is an honor given to an...

Jamestown Up Close and Cheerful Holiday Storefront Decorating Contest

Jamestown Up Close and Cheerful Holiday Storefront Decorating Contest

The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation has announced details for the Jamestown Up Close and Cheerful Holiday Storefront Decorating contest for downtown business owners. The event was created as an interactive way to celebrate the holiday season, create a festive and...

CRCF to Sponsor 2015 Downtown Holiday Fireworks

CRCF to Sponsor 2015 Downtown Holiday Fireworks

The Tinseltown Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration, presented by The Resource Center, will again feature a spectacular downtown fireworks display thanks to a generous event donation by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. Community residents watching the...

2015 Holiday Parade Theme Announced

2015 Holiday Parade Theme Announced

The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation has announced the theme for this year’s downtown Jamestown holiday parade. The Tinseltown Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration, presented by The Resource Center, will feature pre-parade musical entertainment, a traditional...