The Fernandina Main Street has been nominated for the America’s Main Street contest. If selected, they could win up to $25,000 to expand their Main Street project boundaries to include several new structures including
including several historically African-American churches, B&B's and our local Community Redevelopment area.
From the Main Street USA website:
“Main Streets are really the heartbeat of America's cities and towns. They play an important part in the long-term success of communities and really help build a sense of place. When Main Streets are strong, so are the communities that surround them.The goal of the America's Main Streets contest is to help promote the importance and strong economic benefits of these Main Streets and the small businesses that help them thrive. Please help us by nominating and telling us about a deserving Main Street. The winning Main Street will receive $25,000 in cash and related prizes to help revitalize that Main Street.”
To vote, please click here.
county Manager’s Office