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GREAT BEND ALIVE

A KANSAS MAIN STREET ORGANIZATION

KANSAS MAIN STREET

OUR FOUR PILLARS OF FOCUS

As a member of the Kansas and National Main Street program, we share these same four pillars of progress. Click on any of the four pillars below to learn about the committee, the projects and the progress!

Main Street America
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"Downtown is important because it's the heart and soul of any community. If you don't have a healthy downtown, you simply don't have a healthy town."

Ed McMahon

National Main Street Center Board of Directors

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Our Mission

To impact positive change in the downtown corridor through development, design, promotion and preservation

Meet our board

This board is made up of individuals who are passionate about seeing a thriving downtown in our community. Click the photos to find out their "why."  

Allene Owen
Joe Andrasek
Cody Schmidt
Justin Engleman
Mark Bitter
Tory Blew
Mark Calcara
Sheryl Cheely
Molly Bailly
Sean Gleason
Ryan Fairchild
Lee Ann June, Communications
Sara Arnberger, Director
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Where We've Been and Where We're Going

Our team will continue to update this timeline with milestones in our organization. We invite you to follow along!

Great Bend Alive Project Timeline

Main Street mErch

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