|Nannie L. Hays
Main Street Manager
The mission of the Williamsburg Main Street Program is to create a vital, inviting downtown that promotes to preserve our historic area, promote quality business, cultural and community growth.
The Williamsburg Main Street program envisions a downtown district that is alive, inviting, healthly and thriving while retaining its hometown, friendly charm. Our downtown will be a family-oriented place where everyone knows everyone and feels at home. We want a downtown that everyone can feel proud of and enthusiastically show off to visitors. Downtown Williamsburg has rich history and a bright future. It is a unique city to which people feel welcomed by those of us who call it home. Where we continually strive to demonstrate and live by our town's motto: "Williamsburg, Feels Like Home."
Williamsburg Main Street Program
P. O. Box 2
There was a day when the nine-feet-wide sidewalks of downtown Williamsburg couldn’t meet the need. Shoppers and talkers poured out onto Main Street, making their rounds around downtown from the moment breakfast ended ‘til the dinner bell rang--with weather permitting, of course . Without doubt, downtown Williamsburg was where the community came together.
Today, Williamsburg’s Main Street Program is working hard to restore the area’s former glory and bring our local citizens and tourist alike back to downtown Williamsburg.
Goals and Objectives of the
The Williamsburg Main Street Program strives to enhance all areas of our downtown by promoting commerce and activity while preserving the history of our past and creating a better quality of life for our residents and visitors.
As a Accredited State and National Main Street Program, Williamsburg Main Street Program follows a Four Point Approach towards downtown revitalization as initiated by the Nation Trust for Historic Preservation.
The Williamsburg Main Street Program continually works toward its ongoing mission to create a more vital, welcoming and thriving community through the following: