The KDP believes everyone deserves access to a vibrant neighborhood – a place that has a thriving local economy, is rich in character, and features inviting public spaces that make residents and visitors feel a sense of belonging.
Whether you are an individual or business, we invite you to invest and be part of building community. Collectively we are dedicated to creating a lively and thriving downtown.
We support each other:
• Investment, both time and financial
• Volunteerism with initiatives and events
• Encourage people to visit, live and work in downtown Kent.
What we do
• Advocacy Champion our residents and downtown businesses
• Business assistance Provide tools and resources to help advance businesses
• Tax incentives Main Street Tax Incentive Program (75% credit on your B&O)
• Volunteerism Provide opportunities to join our team and get involved
• Beautification Support a clean, safe and welcoming environment
o Wine, beer and art events
o Clean up events
o Annual special events
Take a look at our 2021-2022 Membership Publication. Our printed directory has arrived! Welcome new and continuing members!