World-class attraction!         

Reconnecting to our historic river

250,000 turnstile visits per year

Jamestown, Not just a pretty place

Creating community spaces

We Invest in Jamestown

Working with Partners to Infuse Vitality into the Pearl City

The strategic focus of the Gebbie Foundation is to revitalize downtown Jamestown, New York through investments in community and economic development initiatives. To guide decision-making, the Foundation works collaboratively with public and private partners and primarily refers to the Jamestown Urban Design Plan (UDP), UDP 2.0, and AECOM’s Downtown Jamestown Economic Development Strategy as guides to prioritize investments.

A Renaissance is underway in Jamestown.

Home – Jamestown Renaissance Corporation


Comedy Crossing

Embracing comedy as an important way to spur economic development, the City of Jamestown celebrated…       

Downtown Development

Adaptive reuse of key downtown buildings is a hallmark of the development strategy for the downtown.

Public Places

Creating and programming community gathering spaces helps bring people together while providing a wide variety of activities…      

Scenic Streetscapes

Improving the look of city streets, facades and storefronts helps make people feel more welcome and demonstrate that business…