Facade Grant Program

To incentivize non-residential exterior reinvestment in our Historic Downtown District, the MSM Design Committee administers a Facade Grant Program. Eligible projects include: Tuckpointing Jensen building

painting
tuck-pointing
window repair/replacement
signage
lighting
awnings
doors

Projects considered for this program must adhere to the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Building Rehabilitation. Grant amounts may be as much as 50% of the total project cost, not to exceed $5000.

Major funding for the MSM Facade Grant Program is provided by Van Drunen Farms.

Recent Events

Auctioneer Bill Phelps
April 30th

Community Auction

The Annual Community Auction featured all kinds of treasures that were taken home by their new owners. Auctioneers Bill Phelps and Danny Loftus made sure of that!

Rivard kids on Santa's lap
December 3rd

Christmas Gathering

The annual kickoff for the Christmas holiday featured Santa and his reindeer, camel rides, carriage rides, beautifully decorated store windows, and many more activities. Always a favorite event for Main Street!

Bordertown Hauntings Hayride on Washington Street
October 29th

Bordertown Hauntings

The annual halloween event featured downtown trick-or-treating, both kid's and pet costume contests, hayrides and lots more!

Spotlight

Cruise Night Street Scene

Cruise Nights

2nd & 4th Tuesdays May 23 - August 22, 5-8pm

Next up - After a record-breaking year in 2016, Washington Street Downtown will once again come alive with antique and unique "Cool Cars under the Stars" throughout the summer. The public is invited to come out and browse, listen to the music, eat some great food, and take a chance on the split the pot drawings held at each event. Mark your calendar now!