Fairburn, GA – Main Street Manager
- Fairburn, GA
- posted by City of Fairburn
- January 8, 2020
The Downtown (Main Street) Manager will be responsible for managing and facilitating the Downtown corridor of the City of Fairburn’s revitalization initiatives to include the Main Street program, Creative Placemaking Strategy and Living Centers Initiative (LCI).
The Main Street Manager facilitates collaboration among municipal departments, as well as between the City and public and private partners in downtown Fairburn, with a focus on the Downtown District. The Main Street Manager oversees the operations of the City of Fairburn’s Main Street Program. Work involves assisting local merchants through promotion, beautification, and coordination; speaking on behalf of the Main Street; promoting local businesses on a local, regional, and state level; disseminating information to the media through press releases; responding to citizen inquiries, complaints, and concerns; writing promotional material for magazines or educational brochures; and oversee, plan, design and produce all events while managing all project delivery elements within time limits and oversight of the downtown area’s revitalization, economic, and cultural efforts. The candidate must have working knowledge of City functions, coupled with public relations skills. The Main Street Manager is an advocate for the downtown district and acts as a liaison to businesses, property owners, governmental officials and staff, community organizations, and others.
Eatonton – Main Street Program Manager
- Eatonton, Georgia
- posted by City of Eatonton
- February 28, 2020
The City of Eatonton is seeking a Main Street Program Manager. The Main Street Program manager coordinates activity within a downtown revitalization program, which utilizes historic preservation as an integral foundation for downtown economic development. The position reports to the City Administrator. The Main Street Board provides overall work plans, procedures, goals, objectives and strategies for the Manager in conjunction with the City Administrator. Salary is negotiable based upon experience.