Protect and serve is the motto of the Washington Police Department, just as it is with other police departments in other towns.  The difference here is Lieutenant Paul Kesterson takes the word “serve” to a whole new level. Through his work as a volun... read more

Downtown Washington, Inc. is pleased to introduce our newest team members!  After reviewing over 25 resumes of great candidates we have decided to hire 2 wonderful young ladies for the position of Project Coordinator. We are excited to add these fresh fa... read more

We all recognize this view.  It is the entrance to our wonderful riverfront.  Our riverfront boasts a beautiful park, plentiful parking, egress to the Missouri river and a convenient boat dock.  It’s a great place to watch the river peacefully fl... read more

March 19th marks the beginning of the 4th year for Thirsty Thursday in downtown Washington.  This fun filled event is planned and run by the merchants of downtown Washington.  It features tastings from wineries, breweries, distilleries and other beverag... read more

Starting in March, the first Friday of every month will be home to “Cruise For A Cure” in our very own downtown. Promoted by Washington’s Odd Fellows, the cruise will begin at the corner of Jefferson and 2nd at 6 pm and will come to an e... read more