Upcoming 2023 DDA Meetings

DDA Board Meeting

Monday, February 13 @ 5:35 pm

DDA Board Meeting

Monday, March 13 @ 5:35 pm

DDA Board Meeting

Monday, April 10 @ 5:35 pm

DDA Board Meeting

Monday, May 8 @ 5:35 pm

Welcome to
Historic Downtown
Imlay City

Nestled among the quiet tree-lined streets of Michigan’s Thumb Region, Downtown Imlay City provides locals and visitors a wealth of opportunity and possibility.



Proposals & Applications

Please take a moment to visit our many shops, eateries
and service establishments.
We guarantee you will be greeted with a smile as you
indulge in all Imlay City has to offer!

Important Reminders

The Military Hometown Hero Program

The Military Hometown Hero program has been created to recognize military personnel that reside or have resided in Lapeer County; those who can and do call Imlay City their hometown.

These banners will be displayed from May through early November 2022.


Brick Paver Application

Get your customized brick paver today!


Imlay City Offices are open to public

Please wear your mask if you are medically able when you enter our offices. If you are uncomfortable entering our offices to pay your bills or drop off applications, a drop box is located at the front of the building that is checked/emptied throughout the work day. Feel free to utilize all available options. Thank you!

Please call City Offices with any questions or concerns at (810) 724-2135.

Visit the District

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    Nixle.com or text 48444 to 888777

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    Imlay City Farmers Market

    Our seasonal outdoor market is coming to a close this month! Planning for 2022 is already underway.  Please check back for more exciting news about the Imlay City Farmers Market 2022.  Check out our FB page at Downtown Imlay City for all of the most up-to-date event information.

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    Summer Concert Series

    Downtown Imlay City is offers free outdoor concerts each season from June thru August in Lamb Steele Park. The musical events run on Tuesdays from 7-9 pm.  We are excitedly already booking for 2022.  Check back for more info.  You can also like our FB page at Downtown Imlay City for up-to-date information about all the happenings in Downtown Imlay City.

Doing Business

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    Ready to Start a Business?

    We have the  helpful information you need to start and/or grow a business in Imlay City.

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    @ 150 Pop

    The DDA created an incubator at 150 Bancroft, a Downtown Development Authority owned building, and is offering entrepreneurs, artists or event organizers use of the space for limited time periods (up to 6 months) rent free.

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    Facade Grant

    Business or property owners within the DDA District may be eligible for a Facade Grant.  The application and approval process is very user-friendly and easy to execute.

Take in Imlay City's Charm

We invite you to visit our exceptional Downtown area!

The Downtown Imlay City District includes a beautifully manicured traditional downtown, easily accessible shopping along M-53, and a busy industrial park. The downtown area is able to fulfill your shopping needs with everything from exceptional gift and antique shops to one of kind services and distinctive local merchants. There are restaurants to tempt any palette including an authentic Mexican meal, an amazing bar burger, sweet treats and many more options.

Come and discover Imlay City again... and again!


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Imlay City DDA

150 North Main Street

Imlay City, MI 48444

8:00 AM- 4:30 PM