Union receives Downtown Revitalization Grant
The goal of the grant is the development of a sustainable, volunteer-based
organization that will carry out an economic development program based on the preservation of historic assets in the downtown, using the Main Street Approach™ to revitalization.
With support from Missouri Main Street Connection (MMSC), the sponsoring organization, the City of Union, anticipates:
- Comprehensive and sustainable revitalization in downtown Union.
- To build on the successes of the community and cultivate future projects for downtown Union with stakeholders in the community.
The Community Empowerment Grant is a 60/40 matching service grant. The total value of the grant in training and mentoring services is $30,800. Union is now designated as an Affiliate in the Missouri Main Street Tier Structure which ranks progress on standards established by Main Street America.
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