We are excited that you are interested in Downtown Bainbridge, and we hope to be of assistance to you during this exciting time in your life.  The Downtown Development Authority of Bainbridge has a variety of tools and contacts which you may find useful when considering a business in our district.  Please let us know if you are seeking information that you do not find on our website-we likely have it or know how to help you find it.


The Downtown Development Authority of Bainbridge has a great working relationship with the Planning & Zoning Department, and we are willing to assist you through the local requirements to help you expedite finding a location and opening for business.


The business start-up process can be confusing and cumbersome.  Fortunately, there is quality, FREE assistance for businesses available throughout Georgia through the Georgia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network.  Local contact is Business Consultant Heather Sharpe at 229-420-1144 or

Request a no-cost one-on-one business consultation with Heather Sharpe!


Amanda Glover
Downtown Development Authority of Bainbridge, Executive Director
101 South Broad Street
Bainbridge, GA  39817  |  229.400.9093



101 S Broad St | Bainbridge, Georgia 39817
(229) 400-9093 |