12 Advancing Virginia Main Street Communities Named FY2022 Downtown Investment Grant Recipients

Recently, Governor Northam announced that 12 Advancing Virginia Main Street (AVMS) communities will be awarded Downtown Investment Grants (DIG) to support projects aimed at revitalizing historic commercial districts, expanding small businesses and growing local economies. Learn more about the grantees below!

“These grants will go a long way towards revitalizing downtown business and commercial districts, while also preserving their unique historic character. The Virginia Main Street program is a proven tool to help small communities create opportunities for long-term economic growth – that’s why we plan to invest significant resources from the American Rescue Plan to expand the reach of these redevelopment efforts.”

Governor Ralph Northam

The following AVMS communities will receive DIG funding:

To learn more about each project, click here to view the full press release!