“Be good at your job and have fun doing it!” is Harry’s Locksmith’s motto, says Michael Werbowski, Co-owner. Family owned and established in 1949, brothers Michael and Patrick Werbowski have grown the business organically. “We treat everyone like they are family,” says Werbowski. Michael had worked for the company for twenty years and later became Co-Owner. Located on Main Street, Harry’s Locksmith is a staple in the community that residents and businesses have come to know and trust. “People do business with people they like,”

Check out our new mural on 7th Street, next door to Slow Fox Chili Parlor! SWIPE RIGHT to see the before and after! This mural activates a building that has been boarded up for approximately 40 years. VDA chose this project site to help promote connectivity between districts and to draw additional traffic to this blossoming block.⁣ Conceptualized by local artist Jane Degenhardt, “More Than Meets The Eye,” brings the observer out of the urban environment and into nature.⁣ ARTIST STATEMENT: “Wandering through the Pacific Northwest understory,

Aurora Gallery represents over 60 local artists by displaying their one-of-a-kind pieces in the gallery. Elizabeth Steinbaugh, Owner, “Loves framing art for people because it offers unique looks for each different artist.” Framing services are a large part of Steinbaugh’s business offerings. With over two decades of experience, Steinbaugh and staff provide custom framing selection, assembly, and repair as well as optional delivery and installation. Having been in business in the downtown core for 18 years, Steinbaugh, “Appreciates being a part of this community. We

Helping people reconnect with their own creativity is SheriAnn Spurlock’s purpose of owning MELT Glass Art Supply. “To see the pride and ownership of class attendees is so inspiring,” said Spurlock. The art supply store offers a diverse list of classes that cover a wide range of skill levels and techniques. In addition to classes, kiln and studio space rental is available along with a variety of glass-related products for purchase.⁣ Melt Glass Art Supply was originally started by Spurlock’s mom in Milwaukie, OR. Spurlock

Bike Clark County promotes bicycle access, education, safety, and the enjoyment of cycling to the children and adults of SW Washington. The nonprofit organization’s efforts are all made possible through community partnerships and volunteers. The Community Hub Bike Shop is located at 1604 Main Street and is a full-service bicycle repair and retail shop. “Location! We love the location being downtown! It’s the perfect location for kids,” exclaimed Peter Van Tilburg, Vice President & Executive Director. Programs within the nonprofit include Bicycle Safety Courses, Summer

Block 10, located at 8th & Washington, has officially topped off! Block 10 is the next premiere mixed-use project coming to Downtown Vancouver.  It will be Holland Partner Group’s headquarter office while also delivering urban apartments and unique retail spaces. Block 10 will provide the following amenities to the downtown core: Two distinct four-story towers above a two-story shared parking garage and first-floor retail space One tower will offer 79,000 square feet of office space The other tower will have 110 apartment units - 20%

Sew Op and Maker Space founder, Anna Miller, wanted to use sewing workshops to stitch together a resourceful and connected community. Miller had spent four years creating a vision where she could sew with her friends, share skills and teach classes, learning and growing in her craft while helping others do the same. Being in the downtown core furthers the mission of community. The surrounding businesses are “cheerleaders for one another,” Miller commented. Miller’s favorite store offering is the Open Sew Fridays. Patrons get access

Come home for breakfast and lunch. Rosemary Café transports you to experience the feeling of the 1940’s. The café décor and music set the stage of pulling up a chair at Grandma’s kitchen table to enjoy the best chicken salad around. ⁣ Co-Owner, Larry Pederson says, “The café embraces the past without living in the past.”⁣⁣ Having grown up in Vancouver since the age of 8, Pederson use to ride his bike to downtown Vancouver from his home near Hudson Bay High School. A lot has

Vinnie's Pizza is rich in family history—with Vinnie Jr. being first generation Sicilian from his father’s side, and the homegrown dough recipe created by his grandfather on his mother’s side. Family tradition and recipes made for the perfect mix to own and operate a pizza restaurant. “Vancouver provides community…people care for each other!” MENU: https://www.vinniespizzavancouver.com/ HOURS: Wed-Thu 11-8, Fri-Sat 11-9, Sun 12-8 LOCATION: 1000 Main St, Vancouver, WA #dtvanwa

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