We’re here to help….

The Executive Director of GMSACD is a full-time advocate for downtown Gallup, and is an authority on information, resources and programs related to the revitalization effort. The Executive Director is available to assist with the navigation of loan programs, tax incentives, or to assist individual tenants or property owners with physical improvement projects through personal consultation and to provide advice and guidance on necessary financial mechanisms for physical improvements. If you are in need of any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time. We are available in person at 205 West Coal Avenue in Gallup, over the phone by calling 505-879-0366 and via email (

Free Services

These services are provided by the Gallup MainStreet Arts & Cultural program, without charge, to all businesses within the GMSACD district:

  • “Coming Soon” promotions for new businesses
  • Business and cash-flow planning assistance
  • Co-operative advertising opportunities
  • Assist with business zoning & ordinance navigation
  • Support at City and County meetings
  • Business training opportunities
  • Graphic/Marketing design services
  • Free use of GMSACD brand/logo
  • Grand Opening recognition

GMSACD always welcomes your ideas for bettering your business and the downtown community. If you have ideas or would like GMSACD to help find specific resources not listed here, please contact us. We are here to help you succeed.

Useful contacts and information for business owners and future business owners:

  • Gallup Small Business Development Center | website
    • The Gallup SBDC provides potential or existing businesses with one-on-one business counseling at no cost, start-up advice for the new business, developing a business plan, and free or low cost workshops
  • Gallup Business Improvement District | website
    • Offering financial assistance and reimbursements to business and property owners for signage, facade, and infrastructure improvements
  • City of Gallup Planning & Zoning Department | website
    • Go-to for building and signage permits and city zoning information
  • City of Gallup Licenses & Permits | website
    • Business, event, and vendor permits
  • Gallup Business Resource Repository | link to folder
    • A collection of financing, business development, regional and national resources, productivity tools, and more – for potential, new, and existing business owners