Town Manager's Office


Downtown Development

The Downtown Development program is focused on facilitating private redevelopment efforts to leverage the Town’s investments in the core area and revitalization through physical improvements and downtown activities. Learn more about the Town's goals for downtown. View Business Opportunities related to Downtown Development.

At its work session July 19, 2011, the Cary Town Council tapped the Chatham Street and Academy Street corridors as the Town's first focus areas for redevelopment. Cary voters approved funding for improvements on Academy and Chatham streets as part of the 2012 Cary Community Bonds referendum.

Downtown Development Projects

Academy and Chatham Street Corridor Revitalization

Boutique Hotel
Business Improvement District (BID)
Cary Arts Center
Downtown Park
Downtown Theater
Downtown Wayfinding
Façade Improvement Program

Harrison Avenue Railroad Bridge Study
Jones House
Town Center Area Plan (TCAP)   



Ted Boyd, Downtown Development Manager

316 N. Academy St.

Cary, NC 27513

P.O. Box 8005

Cary, NC 27512-8005

(919) 462-3870