“We congratulate this year’s nationally accredited
The organization’s performance is annually evaluated by The Texas Main Street program, which works in partnership wit the National Trust Main Street Center to identify the local programs that meet 10 performance standards. These standards set the benchmarks for measuring an individual
The National Trust for Historic Preservation (www.preservationnation.org) is a nonprofit membershiporganization bringing people together to protect, enhance, and enjoy the places that matter to them. By saving the places where great moments from history- and the important moments of everyday life- took place, the National Trust for Historic Preservation helps revitalize neighborhoods and communities, spark economic development and promote environmental sustainability. With headquarters in
Washington, D.C. eight regional and field offices, 29 historic sites, and partner organizations in 50 states, territories, and the District of Columbia, the National Trust for Historic Preservation provides leadership, education, advocacy and resources to a national network or people, organizations and local communities committed to saving places, connecting us to our history and collectively shaping the future of America’s stories.
Established in 1980, the National Trust Main Street Center helps communities of all sizes revitalize their older and historic commercial districts. Working in more the 2,200 downtowns and urban neighborhoods over the last 30 years, the Main Street program has leveraged more that $48.9 billion in new public and private investment. Participating communities have created 417,919 net new jobs and 94,176 net new businesses, and rehabilitated more than 214,263 buildings, leveraging an average of $27 in new investment for every dollar spent on their