Center City Gets Accredited

Downtown Amarillo is being recognized nationally...for it's efforts to breathe new life into the heart of the city.

Center City of Amarillo has been recognized for their commercial district revitalization performance standards .

The honor reflects the ongoing work of Center City and means that the program has met the long list of requirements that are needed to make downtown better.

Courtyard by Marriot has a contract on the Fisk building and several night clubs, a restaurant and a art gallery are on the way .

Over twenty thousand people work in downtown .

Center City is working with property owners to help them with ideas on how to make their businesses look and attract more people to that area .

Center City told us that hopefully a convention hotel will be built within the next three years that will help attract major conventions from all around the world.