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Press Releases

Official press releases and special announcements from Missouri Main Street Connection can be found below.

For media inquiries please contact Bobbie Mills, Communications & Media Relations Coordinator for Missouri Main Street Connection. You can reach Bobbie by email at bmills@momainstreet.org or by phone at (417) 334-3014.

 

Press Releases: 2017

August 17, 2017
Ozark Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from MMSC 

Rockaway Beach Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from MMSC

July 21, 2017
Show Me 7: Things to Know Before You Go 

July 14, 2017
Show Me the Money is All About Funding 

June 20, 2017
Show Me the Money! is too Good to Miss 

May 23, 2017
Warrensburg Main Street Maintains Accredited Status

Main Street Chillicothe Maintains Accredited Status 

May 17, 2017
Missouri Main Street Selected to Host National Conference 

May 16, 2017
Registration is Open for Show Me the Money

April 12, 2017
Downtown Excelsior Partnership Receives State and National Accreditation

Historic Downtown Liberty, Inc. Maintains Accredited Status

Old Town Cape Maintains Accredited Status

Downtown Washington, Inc. Maintains Accredited Status 

March 29, 2017
Downtown Lee's Summit Maintains Accredited Main Street Status 

January 6, 2017
Knob Noster Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from MMSC

 

PRESS RELEASES: 2016

December 21, 2016
Pacific Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from MMSC 

November 30, 2016
Willow Springs Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from MMSC

November 11, 2016
Collaboration Makes a Win-Win for Missouri Main Street Connection

October 20, 2016
MMSC Receives USDA Grant for My Community Matters Initiative

August 1, 2016
2016 Missouri Main Street Awards 

July 11, 2016
Check Out Some of the Great Sessions Offered at Our Premier Annual Conference 

July 6, 2016
Main Street Chillicothe Achieves Accredited Status

June 21, 2016
Warrensburg Main Street Achieves Accredited Status

May 31, 2016
Registration is Open for Missouri's Premier Downtown Revitalization Conference 

May 26, 2016
Historic Downtown Liberty Inc. Achieves Accredited Status

May 13, 2016
Downtown Lee's Summit Main Street Achieves Accredited Status

Old Town Cape Achieves Accredited Status

April 20, 2016
Missouri Main Street Seeking Nominations for Revitalization Awards 

Downtown Washington Inc. Achieves Accredited Status

February 19, 2016
Butler Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street

Moberly Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street 

February 10, 2016
Sugar Creek Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street 

January 21, 2016
Missouri Legislators to Attend Main Street Showcase


PRESS RELEASES: 2015

October 14, 2015
Downtown Washington to Host 2016 Annual State Conference 

September 15, 2015
Blue Springs Achieves Associate Status 

July 31, 2015
Missouri Main Street Downtown Revitalization Awards 2015 

July 2, 2015
Early Registration for Downtown Revitalization Conference Ends July 8

July 5, 2015
Registration is Open for Get Plugged In Downtown Revitalization Conference

April 27, 2015
Call for Award Nominations for Get Plugged In Downtown Revitalization Conference



Press Releases: 2014

August 25, 2014
Kearney Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street

August 21, 2014
Odessa Receives Grant from Missouri Main Street

August 12, 2014
Main Street Communities Receive 2014 Achievement Awards

June 1, 2014
Lexington Receives Grant from Missouri Main Street

April 15, 2014
Grandview Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street

January 21, 2014
Marceline Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street



Press Releases: 2013

December 30, 2013
Drexel Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street

October 17, 2013
Downtown Revitalization Workshop - Placemaking 

October 10, 2013
Missouri Main Street Community Development Coordinator Hired 

September 26, 2013
Canton Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street

September 10, 2013
Fayette Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant from Missouri Main Street

August 12, 2013
Ten Missouri Main Street Communities win Achievement Awards


Press Releases: 2012

December 12, 2012
Bolivar Downtown Association receives Grant for Downtown Revitalization

December 12, 2012
Holden Area Chamber of Commerce Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant 

November 30, 2012
Vine Street District Council Receives Revitalization Grant 

October 25, 2012
California Progress Inc. Receives Downtown Revitalization Grant