Main Street Awards

The Oklahoma Main Street Center, a Division of the Oklahoma Department of Commerce, holds an annual awards banquet where the accomplishments of local Main Street programs in 25 highly competitive categories of community and economic development are recognized.

These awards showcase the enthusiasm, creativity and responsibility toward increasing revenue and creating jobs for their local Main Street business districts. Awards cover each of the Main Street Program’s 4-Point Approach™️ to local economic revitalization including:

  • Organization
  • Promotion
  • Design
  • Economic Vitality

In addition, both the “Main Street Program Director of the Year” and the “Main Street Program of the Year Award” are also given. These awards recognize quality in program leadership, program activities and overall commitment to Main Street principles.

Outstanding Board members from each program are recognized as well.

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