Congratulations to Lebanon and Sweetwater for being certified as Tennessee Main Street Communities! These two communities join 25 other Tennessee Main Street communities that are certified through the state program and accredited by the National Main Street Center, a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Tennessee Main Street provides technical assistance and guidance for communities in developing common sense solutions to make downtowns safe, appealing, vibrant places where folks want to shop, live and make memories.
In 2012, certified Main Street communities generated more than $82 million of public/private investment and created 604 new jobs.
Tennessee Main Street operates under the National Main Street Center, a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
For more information about the Tennessee Main Street Program, please visit www.tennesseemainstreet.org.
For more on the National Main Street Center, visit www.mainstreet.org.