Mission Statement

Strengthen and empower our member business owners.

Aggressively recruit and attract NEW businesses to the Water Street District.

Provide advocacy with the city government and local residents.


Make the Water Street District a destination of choice!


Network with other businesses to share and gain referrals.

Provide educational opportunities for our member business owners.

Provide quarterly “Vision Presentations” to the area businesses and community.


  • Being a part of the Water Street District Business Association feels like family. I enjoy the comradery of other business owners…we all support each other. WSDBA makes me feel like I am a part of something.

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    Linda Martin
    Owner, Purple Monkey
  • If we have a problem, we are able to go to City Council and have it solved because of what we do as an organization. It’s fantastic. Thank you Water Street District Business Association.

    Chere’ Pederson
    Chef Flemming’s Bake Shop
  • I love being part of the Water Street District Business Association because this is “downhome” Henderson. This is where the people live and I love having a business here and meeting people. ..It’s just a great place to be.

    Bonnie Grant
    Farmers Insurance Agency
  • I believe in the redevelopment of the Water Street District. I believe Water Street is the heart and soul of Henderson and I want to see it grow into a great downtown community.

    Mike Aschberger