Blytheville to Host Rural Heritage Development Workshop

SEPTEMBER 12, 2006 - Posted at 11:06 a.m. CDT

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Main Stree Arkansas and the Rural Heritage Development Initiative will sponsor a market analysis and consultation session at Blytheville on September 27 with Todd Barman of the National Main Street Center.

Barman will present a Market Analysis Toolbox workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Statehouse Hall Room 144 at Arkansas Northeastern College.  Main Street Blytheville is co-sponsoring the event.

The Rural Heritage Development Initiative is a three-year pilot program focusing on heritage tourism, loca business development, preservation education, landmark preservation, and imaging and branding.