Kansas eliminates Main Street program

7:38 am
Mon September 24, 2012

Kansas eliminates Main Street program

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Emails were sent last week by Kansas Commerce Department Secretary Pat George to 25 Main Street programs, including Garden City Downtown Vision, informing them of elimination of the program.
  • Source: Cjonline
  • | Via: Topeke Capital Journal
HUTCHINSON - The abrupt demise of a popular Kansas program that helped participating communities with downtown revitalization and small-business development has left many disappointed and perplexed.Kansas Commerce Department Secretary Pat George announced the elimination of the 27-year-old Kansas Main Street program in an email Thursday to officials of the 25 local programs around the state.