Announcing the 2024 Great American Main Street Award Winners

May 6, 2024 by National Main Street Center

Main Street America is proud to recognize NewTown Macon in Macon, Georgia, Madison Main Street Program in Madison, Indiana, and Monroeville Main Street in Monroeville, Alabama, as the 2024 Great American Main Street Award winners. This prestigious award is the nation’s top honor recognizing communities for their excellence in comprehensive preservation-based commercial district revitalization. The 2024 GAMSA designations were presented during the Main Street Now Conference in Birmingham, Alabama.

“Macon, Madison, and Monroeville serve as exemplary models for reenergizing downtown districts through collective action,” commented Main Street America President and CEO Erin Barnes. “While each organization is unique in their approach, they all demonstrate excellence in fostering vibrant, welcoming downtowns through grassroots economic development, preservation with a purpose, and creative problem solving.”

Visit Main Street America for more on these 2024 GAMSA winners.

The Mother Road turns 100 years old in 2026—share your Route 66 story to celebrate the Centennial. Together, we’ll tell the full American story of Route 66!

Share Your Story