Identifies potential market niches, finds new uses for vacant or under-used spaces and improves business practices. This committee will also diversify the commercial district economy by identifying potential market niches, finding new uses for vacant or under-used spaces, and increase communication with the business owners and the community. This committee will also manage projects that involve commercial infrastructure.
Grow Garretson is part of the National Main Street Center, an initiative by the National Trust for Historic Preservation in the United States, which is a professional membership program for organizations and individual interested in commercial revitalization. This membership provides GG with publications, education, and information on revitalization and preservation issues, serving as a clearinghouse for information on community redevelopment.
Chair: Richelle Hofer