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A rich, vibrant downtown lies at the heart of any healthy community. A thriving downtown center is a sign of the robust local economy that it also helps to support.
The most effective revitalization programs provide support in a variety of ways. These programs encourage the growth and development of new businesses, attract new industries to the region, honor the history of the community while promoting its positive self-image, and make the most efficient use of existing resources.
In Fall City, Nebraska, the Main Street downtown revitalization project is helping to enhance the community’s identity, heritage, and pride while it also fosters further economic growth. With a comprehensive strategy that focuses on incremental improvements, the Main Street project is a perfect example of what a community can accomplish with proper planning.