The DC Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD) is debuting the #BuildBackBetterDC digital learning series for small business experts and owners to share insights and resources with you during these unprecedented times.
DSLBD Director Kristi Whitfield speaks with Carolina Buitrago, of Main Street Organization District Bridges, and Patrice Cleary, the owner of Purple Patch, restaurant discuss Streateries the District's initiative to support restaurants and restaurant workers through innovative and safe ways to reopen. They highlight the permitting process, operation, and success.
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About the Department of Small and Local Development (DSLBD)
The Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD) supports the development, economic growth, and retention of District-based businesses, and promotes economic development throughout the District's commercial corridors.
DSLBD envisions a business environment in which: DC businesses are connected in real-time with local, federal, and global business opportunities; businesses navigate government quickly, confidently, and effectively; and, every entrepreneur and business with a great idea and a great plan has the capital to make it happen.