Mainstreet Missouri Meeting 2/2019

Brainstorming Event

What are we proud of over the last year?

  • our events: rodeo, car show, monster fest, Christmas on the Plaza. 
  • Our increase in social media presence
  • New Board and members
  • Main street affiliation

What are our strengths for the downtown/partnership? 

  • reputation
  • business growth
  • community involvement
  • ability to grow
  • small town feel
  • trains bringing in uniqueness
  • ability to work together with the city 

Opportunities with Downtown/Partnership

  • flooding potential
  • need for more volunteers
  • community buy-in
  • pace of progress
  • city zoning
  • paid staff
  • facade improvements
  • empty buildings
  • even more marketing/social media
  • additional resources
  • communications with city officials and chamber
  • communication with citizens