Special Service Area 56 is one of the sponsors of today’s event. Special Service Area 56, also known as SSA 56, services the business corridor on 47th Street from State Street to Vincennes Ave and is managed by Quad Communities Development Corp (QCDC).
SSA’s are economic development tools designed to support and promote local business growth in neighborhoods. SSAs provide services and programs beyond what may be available from the City of Chicago.
There are over 50 active SSAs currently operating in Chicago. SSA’s provide services such as sponsoring special events, managing area wide marketing campaigns, public way maintenance and decorations as well as rebate programs for local businesses.
For more information regarding SSA56, please visit the www.QCDC.org.