2019 Lake Wales Main Street Annual Meeting

2019 Lake Wales Main Street Annual Meeting

Be sure to join us at first Lake Wales Main Street Annual meeting on Thursday, January 24. We will be discussing the future of downtown and how YOU can be part of the process!!

The event will feature Victor Dover of Dover, Kohl & Partners - Town Planning, a nighttime Lake Wales Downtown Farmers Market, music by Hunter Smith, food by Market Place Cafe and Grove Roots Brewing Co. beer!

This event is open and FREE to the public.

In partnership with Lake Wales Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Council

For more information contact Karen Thompson at kmainstreetlw@gmail.com

Lake Wales Main Street, Inc. RECEIVES 2018 NATIONAL MAIN STREET ACCREDITATION

Lake Wales Main Street, Inc.  RECEIVES 2018 NATIONAL MAIN STREET ACCREDITATION

Lake Wales, Florida (June 11, 2018) – Lake Wales Main Street, Inc. has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Each year, the National Main Street Center and its Coordinating Program partners announce the list of accredited Main Street America programs in recognition of their exemplary commitment to preservation-based economic development and community revitalization through the Main Street Approach.

Dover, Kohl & Partners Selected to design Lake Wales Main Street Master Plan

Dover, Kohl & Partners Selected to design Lake Wales Main Street Master Plan

On July 20, the Lake Wales Main Street Board of Directors selected Dover, Kohl & Partners as the design team to help create a new vision for Historic Downtown Lake Wales. Dover Kohl's approach to design (Designing in Public) keeps in line with the Main Street philosophy of being all-inclusive. Karen Thompson (Lake Wales Main Street Executive Director), "We are absolutely ecstatic about working with Dover Kohl". "They are the right firm at the right time", says Thompson. Design meetings between Dover Kohl and Lake Wales Main Street will begin in mid to late fall 2018.