Downtown Rutland
The heart of Rutland County.


The Downtown Rutland Partnership offers several different resources for both new and existing business owners. Find advertising opportunities, permits, financial aid, and available space right here in Central Vermont.

Resources for Businesses and Organizations

The Downtown Rutland Partnership strives to provide an exciting experience for businesses, organizations, and the people in our community.

As our role in the local community grows, we continue to explore traditional and non-traditional retail, service and office opportunities. Our goal is to bring convenience and fun to every customer and business owner as we weave community into the Downtown Rutland experience.

Advertising Opportunities

Convey your message with a banner or advertisements in several different high traffic locations in the district. 

Grants, Loans & Incentives

View our financial assistance opportunities for developing properties, starting a business or improving a current business.


Applications for building, zoning, events, etc. that are required in Rutland City.

Planning a Downtown Event

8084 performs in Downtown Rutland Vermont on July 14, 2017

Looking to plan an event in Downtown Rutland? Check out our Downtown Rutland Event Planning Guide to learn about how to close down a street, who to notify, how to get power and more.

As you put the final touches on planning your downtown event, you'll want to make your event successful by promoting the event on local and state calendars, providing press releases to local news outlets, and creating ads on various social media outlets. Check out this guide on how to Submit Events to Local Calendars. If you're printing posters, you can download this Poster Distribution Location List.

Looking to vend at one of our Downtown Events? Visit our Annual Events page for applications. Looking to sponsor a Downtown Event? Call us at 802.773.9380 or email

Available Space

If you are a business owner, an entrepreneur who is ready to bring an idea to reality, or a representative of an organization interested in relocating in Downtown Rutland you can get started by providing us with specific information on your space requirements. We can then suggest which of the properties we represent offer the best opportunities and provide you with the building’s lease plans and space dimensions.

We will then put you in direct contact with the property owner and/or leasing representative who will work to design a package just for you. 

Space For Rent

The Mead Building in Downtown Rutland, Vermont.

1 - 3 Center Street
Restaurant Space
Call Lori Ribbans, 802.786.1024

26 Center Street, 2nd Floor
Professional Suite
Email Jay Sabataso,

73 Center Street, Rutland, Vermont

73 Center St, 2nd Floor
Office Space
Call Dew Construction, 802.872.0505

73 Center St, Rutland, Vermont

73 Center St, Basement
Office Space
Call Dew Construction, 802.872.0505

18 Merchants Row in Downtown Rutland, Vermont.

18 Merchants Row
Retail Space
Call JAMAC Property, 802.747.1956

88 Merchants Row
Restaurant Space
Call Bill Kiendl, 802.238.2048

94 Merchants Row in Downtown Rutland, Vermont

94 Merchants Row
Retail Space
Call Lori Ribbans, 802.786.1024

0012 Rutland Shopping Plaza in Downtown Rutland, Vermont

12 Rutland Shopping Plaza
Retail Space
Call Sam Kallmerton, 617.823.2414


148 West Street
Retail Space
Call MKF Properties, 802.747.0527

150 West Street
Retail Space
Call MKF Properties, 802.747.0527


67 Merchants Row
Retail Space
Call MKF Properties, 802.747.0527


Space for Sale

Center Street Saloon
Business for Sale
Call David Anderson, 802.775.5565

44 Washington Street
Building for Sale
Call Century 21, 802.775.5565

31 - 33 Center St, Rutland, Vermont, 05701

44 Merchants Row
Building for Sale
Inquire within - Ask for Karen Lamay