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Mission: Design supports a community’s transformation by enhancing the physical and visual assets that set the commercial district apart.

Thank You to Our Volunteers

Happy Smith, Janet McGlothin, Jim Olson, Kimberly Nyberg , Linda Deluca, Pam Sandoz, Link Ludington, Lisa Ferguson, Larry Newhouse, and Teresa Adler


Excellence in Design 

  • 1 window is selected each quarter for outstanding display

Window & Façade Assistance

  • 4+ windows decorated by volunteers annually

Scarecrow Display Contest

  • 30+ residents & business owners displays 

  • 1500+ likes, shares & comments on social media


Design Window Display assistance

Window Display Assistance & Vacant Window Display

Let us help you put your best WINDOW forward. We can fill your empty store front to draw attention to potential tenants. We can even help with general window displays for your business. Contact the design committee today 

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Active Partnerships with Madison Area Arts Alliance

Design Committee with MMSP & Madison Area Arts Alliance share a common goal; to help keep Madison beautiful. Working together unifies our efforts and brings experts to the table to help YOU! 


Reimagine Main Street

MMSP & the Design Committee meet monthly to review downtown Madison & critically plan workshops, meetings, & projects to align with the City of Madison.  


Excellence in Design Quarterly Window Display Awards

Design has organized a quarterly award for businesses who have excellent design. These window displays & designs are awarded to those who show diversity, brand, creativity, & organization. Follow our Instagram & Facebook to catch the next winner! 

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Annual Scarecrow Display Contest

Scarecrow Display Contest is a downtown businesses time to spook & scare! Design first organized this event to encourage businesses to decorate through in a COVID friendly way. 30 plus businesses participate each year and compete for 1 of 4 categories! Volunteer with Design today to learn more!