Announcing the winners of Partners in Preservation: Main Streets

November 2, 2017 | Announcing the Winners of Partners in Preservation: Main Streets
After 37 days and over 920,00 votes, the Partners in Preservation: Main Streets campaign has come to a close! Congratulations to the 11 winning sites, determined by popular vote, who will receive a share of the $1.5 million total in grants to fund their respective preservation projects:
  • Philadelphia, PA: Open Doors in Germantown
  • Casa Grande, AZ: Light Up the Night in Casa Grande
  • Los Angeles, CA: Stage a Comeback in WeHo
  • West Des Moines, IA: Light the Lyric in Historic Valley Junction
  • Greensboro, NC: Save a Seat in Greensboro
  • Las Vegas, NM: Answer the Call in Las Vegas, NM
  • Birmingham, AL: Shine a New Light in Birmingham
  • Cincinnati, OH: Brighten a Beacon in Cincinnati
  • Cape Girardeau, MO: Take Center Stage in Cape Girardeau
  • McKinney, TX: Polish a Gem in McKinney
  • Salt Lake City, UT: Advance the Arts in Salt Lake City
An additional $500,000 in grants was distributed to the 25 Main Street communities that participated in the program at the outset of the campaign to help raise awareness about their preservation needs.

Thanks to our partners at American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation for their help in raising awareness of the Main Street movement nationwide. And last, but not least, thank YOU—your enthusiastic support of all 25 #VoteYourMainStreet campaign sites illustrates the strength of our network across the country.

For more information on the winning sites please visit