Congratulations milestone award winners

Nineteen communities received Milestone Achievement Awards or other special recognition at the Virginia Main Street 25th Anniversary Dinner and Award Ceremony on March 25 in Lynchburg. 

The 25 Year Club: Virginia Main Street’s Kyle Myer, Bedford Mayor Skip Tharp, Franklin Downtown Association President Victor Story, Winchester Old Town Development Board Member Dave Spence, and Virginia Main Street’s Jeff Sadler at the Milestone Awards.

Three communities – Bedford, Franklin, and Winchester – received special recognition for ongoing stewardship of their downtown commercial districts for the past 25 years.   A full list of award winners is available at:

Private Investment and Strategic Innovation
Volunteer Contribution, Building Improvement, and 25 Years of Main Street