What is the goal of the Shop Thornton program?
Mission Statement: To market and showcase Thornton-based businesses for the purpose of attracting consumers to shop locally and to educate Thornton, Colorado residents of the benefits of Shopping Thornton First.
What is considered “in Thornton”?
What kind of businesses are included in the program?
Locations, not size, is what counts here. Mom-and-pop shops, big box retailers and everything in between count – as long as they are located within the Thornton city boundaries as shown on the map.
This includes retail stores, restaurants, hotels, spas and services in Thornton. Essentially, any business that generates or pays local taxes.
How is the revenue put back into the community?
Your “Thornton Dollar” not only supports the businesses at which you shop, but also the City services you need, want and appreciate, including:
Learn more about how your "Thornton Dollar" supports the community with the Thornton 2012 Budget Report (PDF, 3.3 MB).