Main Street Walhalla is an economic development tool design to help revitalize the downtown business district of Walhalla SC. By implementing the Main Street Four-Point Approach, the program aims to create an economic and culturally vibrant downtown that both locals and visitors will enjoy.
- It creates jobs – A revitalized district attracts new industry and strengthens service and retail job markets.
- It saves tax dollars – Revitalization stabilizes and improves a downtown's tax base while also protecting existing investments.
- It preserves a community's historic resources – In an economically healthy downtown, property owners maintain their historic buildings and preserve an important part of their community's heritage and identity.
- It builds community pride – Main Street provides a public space for community members to come together, create new partnerships and celebrate their downtown.