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Select from one of 13 main topic categories in the pull-down menu or browse the most recent submissions in the table below. We encourage you to submit new documents, videos, and other materials to share your successes and best practices with other members. Please send an email with the attached document or pdf or links to video and audio files to

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Title Contributed By Date Added
Organizational Brochure- Crawfordsville, IN Crawfordsville Main Street June 15, 2010
Higher Living Tour- Crawfordsville, IN Crawfordsville Main Street June 15, 2010
Annual Report- Texas Main Street Program Texas Main Street Program January 19, 2010
Annual Report- Wisconsin Main Street 2008-2009 Wisconsin Main Street November 19, 2009
Membership Brochure- Fairmont, WV November 19, 2009
Sample RFP for Logo Development Branding Services- Staunton, VA City of Staunton, Va. November 6, 2009
Youth Engagement on Main Street Carola Lillie Hartley September 15, 2009
Board Member Self Evaluation August 13, 2009
Responsibilities of the Main Street Board Member Main Street El Dorado Board Member Manual, El Dorado, Arkansas August 13, 2009
Executive Director Evaluation August 13, 2009
Marketing Tips- Wake Forest, NC Wake Forest Downtown Revitalization Corporation May 4, 2009
Tips for Better Business Main Street Vineland, NJ May 4, 2009
Downtown Business Inventory- Monroe, MI Main Street Monroe March 17, 2009
Miracle on Main Street Logo Baltimore Main Streets October 18, 2008
Regional Resident Survey - Main Street Bath Main Street Bath September 16, 2008
Intercept Survey - Derby Line, VT September 16, 2008
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