Economic Development Starts with Community Development

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

ElectriCities Public Power by Steady Films

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Main Street America: Join the Movement

Thursday, May 4, 2017

MAIN STREET AMERICA™ Brand Video – Teaser from NOTICE PICTURES on Vimeo.

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Rocky Mount – 150 Years Strong

Monday, February 20, 2017

Perhaps you’ve seen the flags on utility poles in downtown Rocky Mount. Or, maybe you’ve noticed the city’s 150th anniversary

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Rocky Mount’s Revitalization is Gaining Attention

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Rocky Mount, which sits in both Edgecombe and Nash counties, is gaining attention for what it’s doing to revitalize and grow.

Rocky Mount has recently been recognized by the National Main Street Center, which is part of the National Trust for Historic Preservation and for having “A Great Main Street in the Making.”

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As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, Downtown Rocky Mount is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by the National Main Street Center.

Rocky Mount is a North Carolina Main Street Community, designated by the NC Department of Commerce and Main Street & Rural Planning Center. Downtown Rocky Mount is charged with administering the program at the local level and building a public-private partnership to spur economic development in partnership with the state agency.

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