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 Milton Reveals Winners of the Milton Photo Contest

“We are looking to make the [Milton] photo contest an annual event,” Spiers said. “We had a very positive response to it this time.”

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Valet service eliminates hassle of finding parking

“Whatever we can do to make it easier for people to come down and enjoy the downtown, we’re willing to do,” said Ocala Main Street Program Director Joe Reichel.

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July Program of the Month

Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced today that Main Street Vero Beach has been designated the July 2018 Florida Main Street Community of the Month. Communities are selected based on their development achievements and participation in the Florida Main Street Program.

“For over 20 years, Main Street Vero Beach has worked to revitalize downtown with an array of historic preservation projects and events,” said Secretary Detzner. “This historic Florida community retains small town charm while offering a city core that features beautiful scenery, endless shops and restaurants.”

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Active communities are chosen on a monthly basis based on their developmental achievements and participation in thFlorida Main Street Program.

June Program of the Month 

Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced today that Homestead Main Street has been designated the June 2018 Florida Main Street Community of the Month. Communities are selected based on their development achievements and participation in the Florida Main Street Program.

“Homestead Main Street is a true Cinderella story,” said Secretary Detzner. “Their Main Street team took the devastation of Hurricane Andrew and turned the city into one of Florida’s must-see destinations.”

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Active communities are chosen on a monthly basis based on their developmental achievements and participation in thFlorida Main Street Program.

 

20 Most Beautiful Main Streets in America

On the verge of discovery, Fort Pierce has been compared to other notable small towns with charming main streets. Main Street, Fort Pierce has seven National Register of Historic Places locations downtown, which includes the Sunrise Theatre, Moore's Creek Bridge, and the site Fort Pierce is named for, the original Army post during the Seminole War.

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Apalachicola Main Street Offers Free Trolleys 

Beginning this Saturday, May 26, and continuing through Sunday, June 10, Apalachicola Main Street is sponsoring free trolley tours of Apalachicola.

The tour guide is Jeff Ilardi, well-known locally for his river tours and many living history presentations.

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May Program of the Month

Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced today that EDGE District Main Street in St. Petersburg has been designated the May 2018 Florida Main Street Community of the Month. Communities are selected based on their development achievements and participation in the Florida Main Street Program.

“The EDGE District has made a big impact in the four years it has been a Main Street program,” said Secretary Detzner. “Their Main Street team has worked hard to preserve the community’s history and to create a vibrant district with a variety of retail, restaurants and activities.”

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Active communities are chosen on a monthly basis based on their developmental achievements and participation in thFlorida Main Street Program.

 

 

Main Street Frostproof Offers Presentation for a Better City 

Last year, Frostproof was one out of three cities selected to be added to the list of Main Street communities by Florida’s Secretary of State.

Part of the services provided to these new communities include a visit from a resource team to help develop a personalized plan to revitalize the city while preserving the aspects that make it unique.

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April Program of the Month 

Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced today that Deuces Live Main Street in St. Petersburg, Florida has been designated the April 2018 Florida Main Street Community of the Month. Communities are selected based on their development achievements and participation in the Florida Main Street Program.

“Deuces Live is a community filled with a rich history and culture,” said Secretary Detzner. “They have taken admirable steps to preserve its charm and revitalize the area through initiatives like the I-275 Underpass Improvement Project that highlights the beauty of this historic community.” 

Read the full press release here

Active communities are chosen on a monthly basis based on their developmental achievements and participation in thFlorida Main Street Program.