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Elkin's Main Street in Top 50

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, In : Town of Elkin News 
http://www.topvaluereviews.net/features/best-small-town-main-streets-america/

Elkin's Main Street was chosen in the Top 50 best Small Town Main Streets in America.  Read the article to learn more! 



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Mural on Bridge Street in Elkin NC

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Downtown Elkin 

The Main Street Advisory Board's mural on Twenty One & Main is now complete!! The Main Street Advisory Board, the Elkin TDA, Surry Wineries group, Chris Mahon of ACM Agency, L Payne, and Jeff and Erika (owners of the building) contributed to the costs to make this work!!  Also, Mr John Kennedy offered housing for the mural artist while he did the work, and Welborn Electric donated the lift for the artist to extend the clouds high on the wall. Thanks so much to everyone who contributed to the ...
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Elkin's Main Street wins award

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Thursday, March 28, 2013, In : Media about Elkin 
APA NC awarded Elkin as the "Great Main Street in the Making" for 2013.


The award was presented on March 27, in Raleigh, along with 6 other towns around North Carolina as "Great Places in North Carolina". Dozens of applications were submitted for the various honors, but only one Main Street in the Making award was available for those to applied. Elkin was chosen for its revitilization efforts, its designation as a Trail Town, and the activites that are sponsored throughout the year, bring its ...
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"Adopt a Street" sign in Elkin!

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Tuesday, February 21, 2012, In : Town of Elkin News 

The Adopt a Street program is a partnership between the town and its residents to keep our right-of-ways and neighborhoods clean and beautiful. This program allows residents, businesses, clubs and organizations to express their pride and commitment to the community, while providing them with signage recognition for their time and efforts spent beautifying the Town of Elkin.

For more information on how your organization can become a partner, contact the Town of Elkin Main Street and Community M...

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Elkin Main Street Advisory Board Wins Award

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Friday, November 11, 2011, In : Downtown Elkin 

 "Come and Discover Downtown Elkin" won the 2011 North Carolina Main Street Award for Best Downtown Branding and Image-Building Campaign and they are the recipient of the Award of Merit, which will be presented to them in January 2012 by the North Carolina Department of Commerce, which stated the award was "for your efforts in furthering the cause of downtown revitalization in your community".
  
Look for these future updates to your town:
Upcoming plans include the installation of bicycle racks...
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