Members of Lexington learned about possiblities for the future Thursday night. The meeting started out with a presentation on the Missouri Main Street Connection, which would help improve the downtown. Click to hear KMZU’s Sarah Scott speak with Community Development Coordinator Jeanine Rann:
The four areas of focus used by the program are organization, promotion, design, and economic restructuring.
Troy Nash, with Zimmer Associates, spoke on regionalism. He says cities and counties can no longer go it alone. Click to hear KMZU’s Sarah Scott speak with Nash:
Mayor Jerry Brown says he would like to see Lexington partner with other communities in the area, especially the small towns. Click to hear KMZU’s Sarah Scott speak with Brown:
He would also like to see Lexington take steps toward a Main Street program by the fall.