SDDA receives $25K improvement grant

The Staunton Downtown Development Association was recently awarded a Main Street Improvement grant valued at $25,000 to fund the upgrade of Downtown Service District streetscape lighting in The Wharf, Staunton Station and Middlebrook Avenue areas.

“Receiving this grant significantly increases our ability to continue a number of design, economic development and promotions projects that have been in the works for years,” said Greg Beam, SDDA Board President.

“The new lighting will make the targeted areas more inviting for evening business and better connect the many unique areas within our Downtown Service District,” Beam said.

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