The Circleville Downtown Business Association (Circleville DBA) is a non-profit membership association which represents the arts, retail, restaurants, banking, utilities, city government and other various types of businesses and individuals, with a common interest of strengthening the downtown area.  Originally founded as the “Retail Merchants Association” in the 1970s, the organization changed it’s name to the current “Circleville Downtown Business Association” in 1996 and continues to this day to focus on the well being of the historical shopping district of downtown Circleville.