Emporia Main Street

Emporia Main Street, Inc. is a non-profit community agency committed to increasing consumer business, strengthening retail & professional institutions, assisting in the preservation & maintenance of the community's heritage, & promoting pride in the community's institutions & achievements through design, promotion, business enhancement & organization committees.


Main Street is a national program designed to restore downtown areas as viable marketplaces & the center of community activity. Emporia Main Street was established in 1991, & is a non-profit, volunteer-based organization. Main Street is an on-going program that is essentially the management of change over time. Main Street produces dramatic short term improvements, particularly in appearance & promotions, while creating a strong organizational foundation that is critical to long term revitalization success. Our thriving downtown is a great source of pride for the people of Emporia, & a powerful asset when recruiting new businesses, jobs, & residents to Emporia.

Services Provided

Financial Resources & Assistance

  • Assistance in Finding Debt Funding
  • Loan Providers
Contact Information
Casey Woods
12 East 5th Avenue
Emporia, KS 66801
(620) 340-6434