Before signing a lease on a space in Downtown, it is imperative that you contact the City’s Community Development Department to be certain that your business type is an allowable use, to determine if the business type triggers a change of use, etc. The link below will take you to the Small Business Development Guide. This guide does not provide ALL of the answers you’ll need. Every business is different. But it will get you started on the right path with the city and help you determine if the space you are looking at is the right place for your business.