We are very glad that you have made the decision to become part of our Downtown business community. The Port Angeles Downtown Association (PADA) is your business representative to the City of Port Angeles and the community. Our Mission is to “Develop and Promote a Healthy and Prosperous Downtown”.
If you are within the PBIA (CBD) district, your annual assessment paid to the City quarterly automatically makes you a member of the PADA with full member benefits. If you are outside the CBD and would like to be a part of the growth and development of Downtown, please consider joining us.
It is our job to create an environment where your business can succeed and we have many resources and opportunities available.
- Management of Key Initiatives Influencing Downtown Enhancements (i.e. Painting-the-Downtown 2009)
- Direct Access to City Council and Community Planning leaders.
- Coordination roles with the Facade improvement program.
- Revitalize Downtown through the National Main Street program.
- Driving new ordinances, parking improvements and special permits
- Downtown Business Web site management & Advertisements
- Help in meeting your parking needs and requirements
- Opportunities for social networking with customers and other business people
- Organizing holiday activities and events such as Halloween Trick or Treating, Christmas decorations and tree lighting.
For more information about the PADA and being a part of our downtown business community, go to “Doing Business Downtown”. It is a great reference tool and we hope you will visit it often.
Our office has relocated as of June 1, 2015. We are now located at 121 E Railroad Ave, 2nd floor. If you have questions about the downtown association, the best way to get in contact with our volunteer Board is via email.
The Board of Directors and Committees are all listed on the website and we encourage you to talk with any or all of them and/or attend their meetings. We encourage you to get involved with your association and take advantage of all the benefits we have available to help you with your business venture.