Turn-Around Towns

The National Main Street Conference, Going West Mobile Workshop was lead by Josette Fitzgibbons, Neighborhood Business District Manager of URA (Urban Redevelopment Authority) a giant revolving loan funded by Federal, Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh tax sources to support revitalization of many main streets when banks can’t fill in the gap. McKees Rocks: With just 6K people in 1 mile radius this tiny...
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BuckeyeMain Street Coalition Review 2014-2015

Last Tuesday evening at the City of Buckeye Council meeting Ron Noble, President of Buckeye Main Street Coalition and Lara Serbin presented a year review before Mayor Meck and councilmembers.  The presentation included topics relating to Catalyst Grants for facade improvements, special events, branding and the National Main Street Convention in Atlanta, Georgia.  The request for MOU renewal was...
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Main Street Learns from Madison, Georgia

By: Lara Serbin, Buckeye Main Street Coalition Last month was the National Main Streets Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. The Buckeye Main Street Coalition members Jay Broadbent, Charlene Powers, Brian and Kristi McAchran and Lara Serbin were fortunate to attend this important event.   We had many opportunities to talk to others who are doing similar events, facade improvements and fundraising....
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National Main Streets Conference Atlanta 2015

By: Lara Serbin, Buckeye Main Street Coalition Last month was the National Main Streets Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. The Buckeye Main Street Coalition members Jay Broadbent, Charlene Powers, Brian and Kristi McAchran and Lara Serbin were fortunate to attend this important event.   We had many opportunities to talk to others who are doing similar events, facade improvements and fundraising....
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