What is NILESMAINST?
NILESMAINST is an organization devoted to improving the quality of life for Niles residents by revitalizing its downtown district, utilizing the Four Points developed by the National Trust for Historic Preservation and called Main Street.
What is the impact of NILESMAINST?
A healthy downtown also generates increased traffic and business, not only to the downtown, but to the entire community.
A healthy business atmosphere generates more revenue in the form of taxes. This means more jobs, which, in turn results in people spending more money.
What are some accomplishments of NILESMAINST?
Flowers on Main Street
Design Guidelines for Main Street district
National Historic District Nomination
Niles Main Street logo
Promotion & Organization:
Niles Bensidoun French Market
Sunday Concerts in the Park
Arts in Motion
US 12 Garage Barrage Sale
Downtown Safe Trick or Treat
Hunter Ice Festival
35 new businesses
135 new jobs
18 new residential units
Private Investment = $7.1 million and growing