OCDC offers a wide range of programs, serving the downtown community from Inlet to 17th Street.
A. Facade Improvement Program: Offering technical and financial assistance to owners or tenants seeking to renovate or restore building facades.
B. Green Building Initiatives Program: Offering financial assistance to business and property owners seeking to install long term energy efficient products and methods.
C. Business Assistance Program: Offering financial assistance to property owners or commercial tenants seeking to locate or expand their business operations.
D. Public Art Program: OCDC recognizes the importance of art in the community. OCDC sponsors large and small projects throughout Ocean City. A popular offering is the painted utility box program. Businesses, individuals, or community groups can sponsor the painting of a utility box in their area.
E. Special Events: OCDC sponsors many special events throughout the downtown area including Sunset Park Party Nights summer concert series, OC Cruzers at Somerset Plaza, Shorecraft Beer Fest, etc. Please look under special events tab for more information on upcoming events.