The Short North Arts District is a pioneer in urban revitalization.
The Short North Arts District is the most vibrant spot in the City of Columbus and is home to over 300 exciting businesses, the majority of which are locally owned or headquartered. It has received numerous national accolades, is considered a model for urban revitalization, and is known as the art and soul of Columbus.
The Short North Alliance (SNA) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization serving both the property owners and business owners of the Short North Arts District.
The mission of the Short North Alliance is to nurture the Short North Arts District as a vibrant, creative, and inclusive community and leading arts destination.
The Short North Alliance will:
- Advocate (for its success)
- Improve (its public spaces)
- Engage (its unique stakeholders)
- Sustain (its resources and supportive relationships)
- Market (its success and opportunities)
Click here to view the 2019 Short North Alliance Annual Report.
Support the Short North Arts District by making a donation to the Short North Alliance, a 501(c)3 charitable non-profit organization. Your tax deductible donation will benefit Short North Arts District programs and initiatives, including our arts and events programming, and safe and clean initiatives of the Short North Alliance. To make a contribution, click here.
FRIENDS OF THE SHORT NORTH BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP
Become a Friend of the Short North, and promote your business in the District! For more information, click here.
SHORT NORTH ALLIANCE STAFF
SHORT NORTH AMBASSADOR TEAM
SHORT NORTH ALLIANCE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Wilson Browning, President
Collin Castore, Vice President
Seventh Son Brewery, The Barrel & Bottle
Maren Roth, Secretary
Elaine Grogan Luttrull, Treasurer
Columbus College of Art & Design
Minerva Financial Arts
Hilton Columbus Downtown
Mary Jo Hudson
Squire Patton Boggs LLP
Paper Daisy Flower Boutique
Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority
William Poindexter III
Principal Financial Group
The Pizzuti Companies
City of Columbus
Warhol & Wallstreet Ltd.
SHORT NORTH SPECIAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Ricky Day, President
The Day Companies
Tyler Puhl, Vice President
The Wood Companies
Susan Jennings, Secretary
North Central Mental Health
Tom O’Leary, Treasurer
Short North Real Estate
The Lamp Shade
City of Columbus, Department of Development
The Greystone on High
Meetings and records of the Short North Special Improvement District are open to the public.
Click here to request a meeting schedule or make a records request.
The mural pictured at the top of this page is Short North Gothic by Steve Galgas and Mike Altman.
Short North Alliance Administrative Office
886 N. High St, 4th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Hours of Operation
M-F, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Gallery Hop Saturdays, 4:00pm – 9:00pm
Short North Safety Office
1181 Mt. Pleasant Ave
Columbus, OH 43201
Short North Ambassadors
Hours of Operation
Su-S, 7:00am – 11:00pm*
*Please note hours are subject to change during COVID-19
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