Understanding Transformation Strategies

What follows is a resource guide to creating or enhancing a sustainable commercial district revitalization effort using the Main Street Approach®, with resources and guidance for new and seasoned Main Street programs alike. The guide begins with
the fundamentals of the Main Street Approach, then takes an in-depth look at Transformation Strategies—the centerpiece of a Main Street program’s work—and how Main Street programs can better align their work around district-specific strategies. From there, the guide will provide direction on how to best structure your program to meet your needs, how to measure progress, and outline some common keys to long-term success.