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. The mission of Main Street Walhalla is to support and enhance the continuing economic development of downtown Walhalla while protecting and promoting its historic heritage.
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.