Recognizing the best and the brightest in preservation-based commercial district revitalization.
Selected by a national jury of community development professionals and representatives of government agencies involved in economic development and historic preservation, winners exemplify the power of the Main Street Approach™. LEARN MORE.
All three awards—Innovation on Main Street Award, Business Leadership Award, and Main Street Hero Award—recognize high caliber Main Street organizations and individuals. LEARN MORE.
This year’s winners are a testament to the power of Main Street revitalization. Thanks to dedicated leadership, broad community support, and commitment to a comprehensive and incremental approach, these three Main Street programs have brought renewed vibrancy to their downtowns. It’s truly inspiring.
- Patrice FreyPresident & CEO, National Main Street Center
Howell Main Street transformed the downtown district into a cultural destination through community-driven economic development and placemaking efforts.
Downtown Oregon City Association harnessed the community’s entrepreneurial spirit to stimulate the local economy and drive investment in their downtown.
Rock Springs Main Street/URA channeled the enterprising spirit of the west to the reinvigorate the downtown district and turn it into a thriving destination.
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