The Faribault Main Street Program is organized to unify the central business district, with emphasis on Central Avenue.
It's goal is to create an attractive destination in which businesses prosper, the community benefits and residents and visitors enjoy a quality downtown experience.
The comprehensive and proven strategies of the Main Street program lead to great confidence and ultimately better results for our downtown. The program provides structure and training along with networking and guidance on myriad of downtown concerns. The ultimate goal is a thriving downtown with increasing property values, lease rates, occupancy rates, private investment, customer traffic and spending. This will lead to higher property taxes, reduction in crime and vandalism and fewer maintenance issues. These are surely goals we all can agree on. The Main Street program is a comprehensive commercial revitalization strategy that helps communities preserve some of their historic buildings and develop strategies for continuous … [Learn More About Main Street...]
Here is a fun example of why shopping small and local is so important! Our Downtown is filled with small businesses that would love to earn your business. And remember - for every $1 that you spend small and local - about $.55 stays in our community and revolves through other businesses. Just click on the picture!
There are a lot of great events going on in the Faribault Main Street area over the Holiday Season. Please remember to Shop Local – your family, friends & neighbors depend on it. For every $1 you spend at a small, local business approximately $.55 stays in our local community! What goes around comes around! Events during Hometown Holiday 2013 - Our 30 Day Hometown Holiday Celebration. … [Read More...]