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People gather outside local businesses on Wall Street in Norwalk. Photo courtesy of Norwalk 2.0

Whether CMSC membership is right for your community or not, we can help you better manage your Main Street district. Follow the links below to learn about what we do and the benefits of CMSC membership, how to begin revitalizing your community and who to contact for additional information.

Documents and Other Information

Main Street Membership FAQ’s 
Find answers to some of the most common questions about CMSC membership including how to get started, who should participate and how long a local Main Street program lasts.

CMSC Member Program Description
Learn the benefits of membership in CMSC’s network, including education and training, advocacy, resources and technical assistance. There’s also a list of additional services offered by CMSC.

How to Get Started: The Main Street Approach
Revive your commercial district or reinvigorate a struggling revitalization attempt. These recommendations will help you begin to generate local support to establish a successful Main Street initiative.

How to Develop a Main Street Workplan
An introduction to Connecticut Main Street Center and the Four Point Approach. Evaluate your downtown and use the results to create a workplan (template included).