includes the development and maintenance of a single body to govern
the local program and to develop a cooperative spirit among key individuals
involved in the revitalization efforts.
Restructuring: This involves a process of examining current
economic and marketing forces affecting the downtown and determining
what mix of retail, professional services, and housing will prosper
in the area.
involves projecting a positive, unified image of the downtown efforts.
These include developing an image of a vibrant downtown, innovative
retail promotions, and special events.
design, the physical appearance of the downtown is improved. Activities
conducted under this point include building and façade renovations
in keeping with the historic character of the building, improvements
to and maintenance of public space, appropriate signage and attractive
display of merchandise.