About DWSP

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Downtown Plan

We have a comprehensive, ambitious, and innovative plan for downtown Winston-Salem.  It’s a plan that expands on the recommendations of Legacy, the New Century Plan by considering all the adjacent areas that complement the downtown core and by defining a realistic process for implementation.


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Clean Team

The Clean Team Ambassadors are the downtown cleanliness, safety, and hospitality team and are easily identified in their bright orange polo shirts. The Clean Team works 7 days a week and 365 days a year removing litter from sidewalks, cleaning and straightening fixtures, removing graffiti, assisting with information to downtown visitors, and many other services. We encourage you to ask our Clean Team for assistance during your time in downtown Winston-Salem.

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COVID-19 Resources for Business & Individuals

COVID-19 Resources (This info will be updated and edited)

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are compiling and update information that could be helpful to downtown businesses, employees, and residents.  This will be continually updated and if you have information that you would like us to consider sharing, please contact Jason Thiel, President, Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership at (336) 354-1500 x1 or jason@dwsp.org


These federal, state and local resources are reliable and are updated regularly with new information about the pandemic and ways to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

Resources for Business

Newly announced Small Business Administration Assistance: Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program –
General Information – CLICK HERE

Link to Apply: CLICK HERE

Business Link North Carolina (BLNC) can help with applying for an SBA Disaster Assistance Loan –
Link for more information – CLICK HERE

Unemployment Information for Individuals and Employers

Link for more information – CLICK HERE

How you can help 

Support by donating to the COVID-19 Response Fund for Forsyth County – CLICK HERE TO DONATE

Other links that can be helpful

Emergency Shelters

Soup Kitchens & Food Pantrys

Additional Partner Links 

Chamber of Commerce

Misc. Links

National Fire Protection Association Fire and Life Safety Checklist for Reopening Building


Downtown Excellence Awards

Downtown Excellence Awards

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DWSP Annual Report

DWSP 2019-2020 Annual Report

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Small Business Relief Grant Program

Small Business Relief Grant Program. Click Read More for Information & Details.

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Passageway Park

Passageway Park Info

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Downtown Winston-Salem Podcast

Listen to the Downtown Winston-Salem Podcast

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Parking Information

Parking Map

Use the Interactive Parking Map or download the Downtown Winston-Salem Parking Guide

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BID Annual Report