N.C. Small Town Main Street Success Stories

Since the program began in 2003, North Carolina Small Town Main Street downtowns have experienced:

  • A gain of $106 million in new investment*
  • A net gain of 1,300 jobs* and 500 businesses* and
  • Renovation of 450* buildings and 460 facades*

*as of June 2014

View the press release here.

Read more about the NC Main Street Center's latest program activities and community accomplishments in the 2014 Main Street Annual Report.

2014 NC Small Town Main Street Award Winners

In late 2014 outstanding downtown projects from active NC Small Town Main Street communities were entered in the NC Small Town Main Street Awards competition and judged by a panel of downtown professionals.  Award winners were honored at the annual NC Main Street Center Awards ceremony in Morganton on March 19, 2015.

View the Awards Videos

**2015 Award Winners will be honored in March 2016 during the annual NC Main Street Conference in Goldsboro.

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