City Center Partnership, a downtown development organization, is a business unit of GMG which includes the chamber of commerce and economic development organization, Greater Mankato Growth, the local convention and visitor’s bureau, Visit Mankato, and GreenSeam, which utilizes agriculture to build on the region’s extensive agribusiness assets to develop the ag economy.

Our mission, as a private/public partnership, is to be a catalyst for implementation of the City Center Renaissance Plan and to support private and public investment in City Center projects, programs and initiatives that attract a greater number of customers, employees and residents to the City Center.

Our vision is a vibrant City Center in Mankato/North Mankato that exemplifies the vitality of our region and attracts visitors, residents, businesses and investment.