Checkout the new Explore U City Facebook Page and Weekly Newsletter!
If you would like to have your business promoted on our new Explore U City Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/ExploreUCity) and weekly newsletter (https://conta.cc/2ZbB5jd), please send your updated business information to JessicaBueler@gmail.com and firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include any photos, videos, or details you would like us to include.
University City Resources
Facebook Group: University City Businesses
Facebook Group #314Together - Post your information into this regional group
Economic Development Office - Whether connecting to financial resources, small business resources, helping to find a location, or ensuring your business is supported and remains viable, our economic development office is here to help! Contact Brooke A. Smith, Deputy City Manager/Dir. of Economic Development, at email@example.com
Planning & Community Development - Assisting with zoning regulations, code enforcement, construction and commercial occupancy permit, we can help with all your business location needs. Contact us at 314-505-8500.
Business Licensing - In addition to a commercial occupancy permit, all businesses are required to obtain a business license. Call 314-505-8544.
Loop Special Business District - Promotes and markets the Delmar Loop business community.
Regional and State Resources
St. Louis Economic Development Partnership - Provides resources for business development and financing.
State of Missouri, Department of Economic Development - Offers resources for businesses, financial incentives, workforce assistance, and grant opportunities.
Missouri Partnership - Resource for data and information, business recruitment, and incentives
Economic Development Tools - A resource guide developed by Gilmore & Bell. P.C. that summarizes Missouri's Economic Development programs including TIF, CID, Tax Abatement, TDD, etc.
PACE Equity - Program to assist property owners with funding for energy efficiency upgrades or new development.
Small Business Administration - Provides financial, managerial and technical assistance
Score - Provides no-cost confidential business counseling