Fourth Tuesday of the Month, 4 P.M.
The Design Committee involves improving the downtown's image by improving its physical appearance — not just the appearance of buildings, but also street lights, window displays, parking areas, signs, sidewalks, streetscapes, landscaping, promotional materials and all other elements that convey a visual message about what downtown is and what it has to offer.
Economic Vitality Committee
FourthFriday of the Month, 10 A.M.
The Economic Development Committee identifies new market opportunities for the traditional commercial district, find new uses for historic commercial buildings and stimulates investment in property. The Economic Development Committee must develop a thorough understanding of the district’s economic condition and its best opportunities, focusing on incremental changes that gradually improve the area's economic foundation to eventually make large-scale investment possible.
The Marketing Committee markets the downtown’s unique characteristics to shoppers, investors, new businesses, tourists and others. Effective promotion and marketing create a positive image of the downtown through retail promotional activity and special events utilizing the downtown as a central hub of community activities.
First Wednesday of the Month, 4 P.M.
The Organization Committee takes the initiative to involve business owners and the local community toward the same goal of assembling the appropriate human and financial resources to implement a Main Street revitalization program. A governing board and standing committees make up the fundamental organizational structure of the volunteer-driven program.
Second Thursday of the month, 8:45 A.M.
The Fundraising Committee leads the efforts that attract money and services needed to carry out the mission of our organization. Developing strategies to cultivate and strengthen relationships with donors and small businesses is a key part of the Fundraiding Committee's role. The Fundraising Committee measures progress toward goals monthly and continues to look for improved strategies for collecting funds.