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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
2012 Advertising & Sponsorship Opportunities Brochure Downtown Washington, Inc. August 29, 2012
Advertising & Sponsorship Opportunities Brochure Oakland Park Main Street August 29, 2012
SAMPLE_Sponsorship Package-Denton, Texas Denton Main Street Association August 29, 2012
SAMPLE_Agreement for Professional Services Indiana Main Street August 23, 2012
Streetscape Guidelines for Enhancement Projects Texas Historical Commission August 23, 2012
Sample_Work Plan Development National Trust Main Street Center August 16, 2012
Blueprint for Lobbying Susan West Montgomery August 16, 2012
Main Streets First Impressions Survey Ohio Main Street August 8, 2012
Storefronts that Sell Training Presentation National Trust Main Street Center August 8, 2012
Main Street Manager Interview & Reference Check Questions Washington Main Street August 1, 2012
Making Good Design Happen Training Presentation National Trust Main Street Center August 1, 2012
Main Street Program Self-Evaluation Form Oregon Main Street July 24, 2012
Getting Organized Training Presentation National Trust Main Street Center July 24, 2012
Building the Streetscape Training Presentation National Trust Main Street Center July 10, 2012
Tax Status Saline (MI) Historic Downtown Alliance June 12, 2012
Step-by-Step Market Analysis National Trust Main Street Center June 6, 2012
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