The National Main Street Center, Inc. is pleased to announce Renaissance Covington, Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard Merchants and Business Association, and West Chester Business Improvement District, as the three winners of the 2017 Great American Main Street Award (GAMSA). The awards were presented May 1 at the 2017 Main Street Now Conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The awards were made possible through support from PNC Bank.
“The 2017 GAMSA winners showcase the realized potential of commercial district revitalization,” said Patrice Frey, president and CEO of the National Main Street Center.
“Whether it’s attracting independent businesses, repurposing historic buildings or cultivating a thriving food scene, this year’s winners all understand the importance of growing communities that value historic preservation while supporting the changing shift in population and trends.”
List of Winners:
- Renaissance Covington, Kentucky
- Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard Merchants and Business Association, New Orleans, Louisiana
- West Chester Business Improvement District, Pennsylvania
- One to Watch: Downtown Goldsboro Development Corporation
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