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EDGEucational Forum :: Discover ‘The Kay’…the EDGE Way

This isn’t your mother’s K Street! Join Metro EDGE for a walking tour with key players of The Kay District’s revitalization and rebranding effort. On this behind-the-scenes tour, learn about recent development successes, soon-to-be unveiled businesses, additions, and the long-term vision local developers and the City have for reshaping the K Street you once knew.

5:30 p.m.: Check-in and meet and greet at Misfit (1013 7th Street)
5:45 p.m.: Tour starts
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.: Appetizers and no-host bar at K-Bar

Speaker Topics Include:

  • History of K St and how it's need for revitalization and rebranding came about
  •  How the revitalization/rebranding process works and what is DSP's role
  •  Important milestones in K’s revitalization & rebranding
  • Current and completed development projects on K Street - 700 block, Mural Project, Calling All Dreamers, 1000 block – as well as upcoming developments in the works
  • How downtown arena considerations are affecting business/retail recruitment to the Kay
  • How mixed-use housing in downtown works in conjunction with downtown business revitalization
  • The effect cars on K Street had on revitalization

About Professional Deveopment Events

At these interactive events, members get to chat with local experts to learn critical business skills. These bi-monthly get-togethers provide a platform for interested young professionals to discuss local hot button topics like social media, managing in the middle and public speaking. Call it the ultimate power lunch—especially since a tasty spread is included!


EDGEucational Forums are FREE for EDGErs. Non-member registration is $25, BUT that cost will be deducted from the cost of membership, if you join at the event. Join now and avoid the hassle at the door! 


1013 7th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Date & Time
10.23.13 5:30–7:30pm