Main Street Adds Flowers to Beautify Downtown Main Street Hagerstown's Clean Safe and Green work group continue to beautify the downtown. On September 29, Main Street volunteers and city staff planted over 80 winter-hardy plants in the planter pots along East Franklin Street. The plants included decorative cabbage and kale, a variety of colorful mums, and several pansies. The group also picked up litter along the street after they finished planting. While this beautification project only … [Read more...] about Main Street Continues to Beautify Downtown
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Dear Vendor: Imagine an authentic Bavarian Christmas Market in Germany. Now imagine that great holiday feature happening in the heart of Hagerstown, Maryland, a city rich in German heritage and culture. Main Street Hagerstown is excited to present the inaugural Christkindle Markt in the Public Square of Downtown Hagerstown. This one day event will allow patrons to enjoy festival food, music, and entertainment, while enjoying the many offerings that Downtown Hagerstown has to offer. A … [Read more...] about Christkindle Markt Vendor Information
May 25 Mainstreet volunteers gathered at the Gourmet Goat on 41 North Potomac Street to celebrate all that Main Street Hagerstown has accomplished over the last year and to recognize the volunteers who made it possible. The owners of the Goat had prepared delicious food for us to eat and with the bar open and the golden atmosphere in the back room lending a warm backdrop to the festivities, good times were had by all. Amanda Whitmore, our city liaison and Main … [Read more...] about 2017 Volunteer Recruitment and Appreciation Event
It’s been a busy few months for the organizations group. Our group is in charge of communication with the community and anything web related. Over the last few months, it was decided that Main street needed a stand-alone website from the city’s site and we have been working hard to accomplish this task. The new site is up and running now and we are still working on adding more content, more information you will find useful and will continue to keep it fresh and interactive. We also have a … [Read more...] about It’s been a busy few months for the organizations group
Purpose statement: Enhancing the perception of a community through the principles of Smart Growth and sustainability. The Main Street community should be a clean and safe commercial and residential district through strategies such as expanding parks and playgrounds, implementing commercial recycling programs, and promoting energy and water efficient building improvements. The Clean, Safe and Green Workgroup has been working with the City of Hagerstown to install additional trash and recycle … [Read more...] about Clean, Safe, and Green Workgroup
THANK YOU to The Downtown Movement and to all the volunteers of Main Street Hagerstown for all you do to make the downtown shine! The Pop-Up Shop Event this past weekend was fabulous! One more day for the Holiday Pop-Up Shops this Saturday, the 26th! #shopsmall … [Read more...] about THANK YOU to The Downtown Movement and to all the volunteers!