Blog

Main Street Arkansas Sets Window Display Workshop for Blytheville

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Susan Shaddox, Main Street Arkansas interior design consultant, will conduct a free window display presentation for downtown Blytheville merchants and property owners at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 3, at the former Greyhound Bus Station at 105 North 5th Street in Blytheville. Main Street Arkansas is a program area of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program.

The free presentation is open to any downtown merchants and property owners interested in effective commercial window presentations. For additional information, contact Main Street Blytheville Executive Director Mindi Rice at [email protected].

Main Street Arkansas provides technical assistance and design services to help create economic development in the state’s downtown areas. The Main Street approach to downtown revitalization focuses on four areas: design, economic restructuring, organization and promotion.

Cities currently involved in Main Street Arkansas are Batesville, Blytheville, Conway, Dumas, El Dorado, Eureka Springs, Helena, Jonesboro, Little Rock’s South Main Street (SoMa), Downtown Little Rock Partnership, Osceola, Ozark, Paragould, Rogers, Russellville, Searcy, Siloam Springs, Texarkana and West Memphis. Members of Main Street’s Arkansas Downtown Network are Pine Bluff, Heber Springs, Fort Smith, Morrilton, Rector, Monticello, Arkadelphia, Clarksville, Warren, Wynne, Forrest City, Malvern, Pocahontas, Paris, Newport and Hardy. Other sponsors of the Main Street Arkansas program are Preserve Arkansas and the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. To learn more about Main Street Arkansas, visit http://www.mainstreetarkansas.com/.

The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program is the agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage responsible for the identification, evaluation, registration and preservation of the state’s cultural resources. Other agencies in the department are the Arkansas Arts Council, the Delta Cultural Center in Helena, the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, the Old State House Museum, the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission, the Historic Arkansas Museum and the Arkansas State Archives.




Recent Posts


Tags

Sunken Lands Delta Cultural Center Old U.S. Post Office and Customs House Arkansas Tuberculosis Sanatorium Museum Arkansas State University Heritage Sites Craftsman style architecture County courthouse Restoration Grants historic telephone booth Arkansas African American Civil War History Kiblah School Rosston Arkansas St. Francis County Historical Society Cemetery Preservation Library Let Freedom Ring Benton Arkansas downtown economic development Arkansas History Lesson Plans National Historic Landmark Main Street Arkansas:Real Estate Transfer Tax Cumberland Presbyterian Church free historic preservation workshop Rustic Architecture cemetery preservation Ouachita County Arkansas Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Carlisle Rock Island Railroad Depot Arkansas Historic Preservation Monroe County Courthouse Historic Preservation Restoration Grants Pulaski County Courthouse Paris Arkansas Main Street Dumas International-Style Architecture Roe Arkansas Three States Lumber Company 19th Century Road Construction New Century Club of Camden Abolition of Slavery Montgomery County Courthouse Booneville Historical Preservation Society free history tours free teacher resources Arkansas Design Network Dionicio Rodriguez Saline County Arkansas Mississippi Main Street Association Downtown Revitalization Grants historic resort communities Evelyn Gill Walker House Burdette Plantation Prairie County Arkansas Houston Methodist Episcopal Church South Polk County Arkansas National Register of Historic Historic County Courthouses Pope County Courthouse "Let Freedom Ring" Travel Grants Elias Camp Morris Louisiana Main Street program Gothic Revival architecture Centennial Baptist Church Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas Nevada County Arkansas Henry Koen Office Building Booneville Arkansas Tudor Revival Architecture American Legion Forrest City Arkansas Main Street Searcy slipcover removal grants cemetery preservsation Marked Tree Arkansas Walks Through History Pike County Courthouse historic Arkansas properties Bogg Springs Arkansas Main Street Arkansas Renaissance Revival Architecture Phillips County Arkansas Little Rock Central High School Forrest City Cemetery Fayetteville Arkansas Naturalistic Architecture Huntsville Arkansas Leake-Ingham Building Main Street Siloam Springs Mid-Century Modern Architecture Historic Preservation Alliance Free Lesson Plan Civil Works Administration Mosaic Templars Cultural Center Free Courthouse Poster Edgar Monsanto Queeny Burdette Arkansas North Little Rock Arkansas Perry County Arkansas U.S. Forest Service Newton County Arkansas Huntsville Commercial Historic District Central High School Neighborhood Historic District historic architecture Mississippi County Courthouse Osceola downtown revitalization Turner Restoration Destination Downtown Conference Free Cemetery Preservation Workshops Marked Tree Lock and Siphons Morrilton Arkansas Sandwiching in History 13th Amendment Classroom Presentation Miller County Duck Hunting Art Deco Architecture Arkansas History Parker-Hickman Farm Historic District Skillern House Montgomery County Arkansas Camden Arkansas Camden to Washington Road 13th Amendment News Release Arkansas Business History Arkansas Preservation Awards Flood Control Rosenwald Schools Main Street Texarkana National Register of Historic Places Arkansas Humanities Council Estes-Williams Post #61 American Legion Hut Helena Arkansas Monroe County Arkansas Wingmead Civilian Conservation Corps Poinsett County Arkansas Barney Elias House Camden Public Library U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Real Estate Transfer Tax White County Courthouse Russellville Arkansas Houston Arkansas Doddridge Arkansas Mississippi County Arkansas Ozark Farming African American education Freedom Park Pope County Arkansas Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council Buffalo National River Erbie Arkansas Little Rock Fire Station No. 2 Clarendon Arkansas Main Street Ozark Stearns/Gehring Chapel Cemetery Folk Victorian Architecture Madison County Arkansas Trail of Tears in Arkansas Bogg Springs Hotel Pike County Arkansas Arkansas Register of Historic Places steel window restoration workshop Arkansas religious history Monsanto Chemical Corporation Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission most endangered historic places Main Street Batesville Tolbert Gill Freedmen's Bureau Dr. Ruth Hawkins Arkansas Railroad History Conway County Library

Archive