WHO WE ARE
Charleston Main Streets is a centralized economic and community development 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization focused on the continual revitalization of the East End and West Side of Charleston through business recruitment, district marketing, and public space enhancements. CMS works with hundreds of partners, stakeholders, developers, and investors to restore historic properties, recruit local business, attract and retain entrepreneurs to the region, and market the districts through destination events and projects.
Charleston Main Streets will grow vibrant commercial districts, serving as the main vessel through the city’s urban core, that fosters an environment for economic growth and the strongest business districts in West Virginia.
Vibrant commercial districts that offer necessary goods and services to the residents of surrounding neighborhoods, are destinations attracting tourists, residents, and visitors that provide opportunities for education and entertainment while encouraging economic development, tourism, and historic preservation.