In 2014, a group of Adams Street stakeholders decided to build a better neighborhood.


Our Mission

The Village on Adams is an organization of Adams Street stakeholders who are improving the street and surrounding neighborhood. Our mission includes a focus on communication, beautification, improved safety, and attracting new businesses & residents.

We aim to improve the neighborhood and create a cultural district through a mix of event production, creative placemaking, and public engagement.


  • Promoting a unified cultural & business district
  • Producing and hosting events
  • Providing free parking areas
  • Improving safety, lighting, and complete streets
  • Creating and maintaining greenspace
  • Fostering a presence of art
  • Improving signage and wayfinding
  • Attracting new businesses & residents
  • Fostering partnerships with area institutions