Bagnell Dam Strip Association - Lake of the Ozarks MIssouri
Bagnell Dam Strip Association

Mission Statement

The mission of the Bagnell Dam Strip Association, Inc. is to facilitate economic, cultural and educational opportunities in the historic business district through design and preservation guidelines, organization of the revitalization process, business promotion and economic restructuring.


Four Point Approach for Revitalization of the Lake Ozark Downtown District

Design: Enhancing the physical appearance of the commercial district by:

  • Encouraging rehabilitation of historic buildings
  • Encouraging supportive new construction
  • Developing sensitive design management systems
  • Leading comprehensive long-term planning

Organization: Building consensus and cooperation among the many groups and individuals who have a role in the revitalization process.

Promotion: Marketing the traditional commercial district’s assets to customers, potential investors, new businesses, local citizens and visitors.

Economic Restructuring: Strengthening the district’s existing economic base while finding ways to expand it to meet new opportunities – and challenges from outlying development.