Programming & Benefits
CPDC membership provides exclusive access to programming and networking opportunities to expand your business in Center City Philadelphia.
Members enhance the competitiveness of Center City through programming, planning and civic engagement.
On June 25, 2019, CPDC hosted a moderated discussion with panelists with diverse perspectives to talk about how Philadelphia can balance competitiveness and inclusion.Read More
This yearly report is designed to measure the progress of Philadelphia's downtown, to document continuing challenges, and inform those who seek to develop, locate, lease or invest in Center City.Read More
CCD/CPDC release Annual Housing Report: Building Out From The Core, examining housing development in Greater Center City and in immediately adjacent neighborhoods; documenting the impact of employment growth and demographic trends on recent development; and looking at affordability issues in a comparative context.Read More
The 2018 Developments Report includes a map, full-color photos or renderings and project descriptions for all 69 major developments in Center City Philadelphia, categorized by type.Read More
On December 18, 2018, CPDC hosted a panel discussion with business leaders and asked them to highlight both the opportunities for more dynamic job growth in 2019 and the challenges and hurdles that Philadelphia needs to overcome to capitalize on these opportunities.
CCD and CPDC conduct original research and produce a wide range of reports, newsletters and publications filled with data valuable to established and new businesses, as well as those considering a move to Center City. It also informs changes needed to improve Center City's competitive edge.Read More
The Center City District Foundation (CCDF) is the charity of choice for engaged citizens who care deeply about the vitality and competitiveness of Center City. Working together with the CCD and CPDC, CCDF supports initiatives that improve the quality of life and make downtown Philadelphia unique and engaging.Learn More