Tennessee MainStreet


Historic Lebanon Main Street Revitalization
Lebanon is a treasure trove of rich architecture and history and has a track record of successful historic preservation. Lebanon is also served by Music City Star Commuter Rail service in its historic core in keeping with its railroad town history.


Brownsville Downtown Revitalization
Brownsville, located in Haywood County along I-40, has 450 documented historic properties and businesses and four historic districts located within its downtown commercial district and adjoining residential neighborhoods.


Morristown SkyMart Venture Place
 Since 2009, the City of Morristown and CDP have thoughtfully preserved the downtown commercial district, which is known for its outdoor skywalks on the second floor of the buildings. 


Thrive Public Spaces and Façade Improvements 
In 2016, Athens became a Main Street community. Since that time, Athens Main Street have put in place programs and funding for strategic property updates and related community design assistance. 

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Back Alley Paris Project
Paris has long recognized the importance of maintaining a vibrant downtown, and a coalition of city and county government leaders, property owners, life-long downtown advocates, and merchants have dedicated time and resources toward this goal.


Sweetwater Main Street
In 2017, Sweetwater Main Street successfully applied for the Main Street Entrepreneur Grant (MEG) and received $50,000 to bring an 1870’s building on their Main Street back into service as an incubator for several targeted businesses.