September 27, 2023 | Letter from Erin Barnes, President and CEO, Main Street America |
Dear Main Street America friends,
I figured the best way for me to introduce myself is to tell you a little bit about my neighborhood.
I love my neighborhood, and in my neighborhood, there are two streets where people spend a lot of time: Myrtle Avenue and Willoughby Avenue. I live in the Wallabout / Clinton Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn near the Navy Yard, and these two streets are how a lot of people get around.
Myrtle Avenue is a commercial street, with banks, groceries, community fridges, restaurants, delis, barbershops, hair salons, laundromats, pubs, ...