OXFORD — The steps in front of Oxford’s performing arts center was a fitting setting to officially announce the city’s participation in a program meant to spur downtown revitalization.Read More
DECATUR, Alabama – In the wake of an announcement that Decatur is one of three Alabama cities included in a statewide downtown revitalization initiative, Mellow Mushroom bartender Jason Sharp expressed excitement.Read More
Downtown Oxford may look different in years to come, as the city was selected Monday as part of a statewide program meant to spur downtown revitalization.
“We’re thrilled. We think it’s going to be a real economic boost to our downtown area,” said Oxford City Councilwoman Charlotte Hubbard.
A reinvigorated Main Street marks a milestone this month in Alabama. It is completing the first year of staffed operations, ending on a high note with the addition of three new designated Main Street communities. They join ten existing communities that have embraced the demands and benefits of a more rigorous, outcome-focused program that is the hallmark of Main Street Alabama.
MONROEVILLE, Alabama – Monroeville has set its sights on downtown revitalization, and with its recent designation as one of the state's three newest Main Street Alabama communities, the transformation has already begun.Read More
Main Street Alabama has selected the next three towns for its downtown revitalization initiative, tapping Oxford, Decatur and Monroeville for the community and economic development program.Read More
Main Street is a powerful network of linked communities.