Take a look at what Nebraska's Main Street Communities have to offer! Shopping, dining, entertainment and professional services deliver a great experience for locals and visitors.
The Main Street program isn't just about visible change, but tangible real change. You can see that in the vibrancy of our entrepreneurs and their businesses, the buildings that have been brought back to life, the public spaces that have been improved, and the sense of place that has been created through the teamwork between volunteers and local governments trained in the Main Street Approach™
What makes Nebraska's Main Street and Network communities successful? The hard work they put in to learning how to create a stronger sense of place while providing the resources businesses and entrepreneurs need to succeed. Communities look to the Nebraska Main Street Network to provide the opportunities for guidance and education that help them to help their downtowns. Click to view the cumulative economic impact that Main Street communities have had in Nebraska from 1994 to 2022.
The Nebraska Main Street Network is a Main Street America™ Coordinating Program. As a Main Street America™ Coordinating Program, the Nebraska Main Street Network helps to lead a powerful, grassroots network consisting of over 40 Coordinating Programs and over 1,600 neighborhoods and communities, rural and urban, who share
both a commitment to place and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. Main Street America is a program of the nonprofit National Main Street Center, a subsidiary of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
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Hudson's Hardware & Grocery strived to provide their local community with a reliable 2-in-1 grocery and hardware store to fit their needs
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As we celebrate the beauty and bounty of our planet today, it's important to reflect on the ways in which our daily choices impact the health and sustainability of our environment.
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Community banks are often overlooked in favor of larger national banks, but there are many reasons why people should consider supporting their local community banks. Community banks are financial institutions that are locally owned and operated, and they are typically smaller than national banks. Here are some reasons why supporting community banks can be beneficial: Personalized service: Community banks often pride themselves on their personalized service. Because they are smaller...read more →
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