Archived News Release from 2007
For Immediate Release
Cool Downtown Stuff!
Downtown Promotional Video is Online, and Branded Apparel and Other Merchandise is on Sale at Redwood City Online Downtown Store
Redwood City, CA - March 9, 2007 - Downtown Redwood City is coming alive, and its online presence is better than ever, too! An exciting new Downtown promotional video produced by Peninsula TV is now available for online viewing…and, the community can now shop and purchase from an incredible array of Downtown-branded merchandise at our online store! It’s all right there at www.redwoodcity.org/downtown, along with other information about Downtown projects.
Peninsula TV (www.pentv.org) kindly produced a wonderful seven-minute video that’s all about the renaissance of Downtown Redwood City. It features great music, lots of excited people, scenes from Courthouse Square, Theatre Way, Broadway, and more. Anyone who wants a fast overview of the exciting things happening downtown can take a look – and then come Downtown to enjoy the real thing.
Redwood City also announces the grand opening of an online store selling Downtown-branded merchandise, from T-shirts, sweatshirts, coffee mugs, and tote bags, to aprons, hats, clocks and calendars, and more - even baby bibs and doggy t-shirts! These fun items are printed with Redwood City’s Downtown logo and/or one of the other exciting original graphic images currently seen Downtown. Go to www.redwoodcity.org/downtown, or look at the lower right corner of the front page of Redwood City’s website for the “Buy Cool Downtown Stuff” link. The direct link to Redwood City’s online store is www.cafepress.com/redwoodcity. Any of these items can also be purchased through a toll-free number - 877-809-1659. What a great way to show pride in Redwood City!
All proceeds from sales of these unique and very special Downtown-branded items go to the Redevelopment Agency’s Downtown promotion fund. But even more importantly, these very fashionable and fun items help to remind people, in our own community and in other cities, that Downtown Redwood City is coming alive!
Visit Redwood City’s award-winning website at www.redwoodcity.org for information about the City and its services, the community, recreation programs, education, City government, and local business. Take a look at the variety of City webcams at redwoodcity.org/webcam, and subscribe to Redwood City’s email newsletter or other documents by visiting www.redwoodcity.org/egov.
Public Communications Manager