July 21, 2022 | Community Spotlight: Main Street Programs Receive AARP Community Challenge Grants | By: Marta Olmos, Communications Coordinator for Main Street America |
Rendering of corner at New Street and Center Street in downtown Metuchen. Photo courtesy of Downtown Metuchen Alliance.
The AARP Community Challenge
program gives out quick-action grants to activate public spaces and build momentum for local change. This program is a great opportunity for many Main Streets, and this year, eight Main Street programs were awarded grants. Here are some of their projects.