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What  do I need to open a new business downtown?

Opening a New Business Guidelines

What incentives and assistance are available to investors and new business owners?

Economic Incentives & Business Assistance

Business Training

Historic Restoration

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  • Virginia Green — Virginia Green is the statewide program that works to reduce the environmental impacts of Virginia’s Tourism Industry. It is run as a partnership between DEQ, the Virginia Tourism Corporation and the Virginia Hospitality and Tourism Association. Joining is easy and membership in the program is FREE.