Month: October 2020

October 26, 2020

MAINSTREET PROGRAM? Carlisle was Pennsylvania’s first!

Responding to the steep decline in the economic health of American downtowns in the 1970s, The National Trust for Historic Preservation developed the Main Street Project in 1977. For the first three years the project focused on preserving downtown buildings that were facing demolition. What evolved was a belief that in order to preserve historic […]

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