Sarah Callender, Executive Director of Main Street Murfreesboro, who discusses the organization’s history and efforts to maintain, enhance, and promote the historic downtown area of the community. During the interview, Callender highlights some of the shops and experiences downtown, along with the events and changes as a result of COVID-19, the Saturday Market, helpful tips, and more.
- Mission: maintain, enhance, and promote the historic downtown as the heart of the community
- Publicity for downtown: canceling all music events (Friday Night Live and JazzFest) for 2020 due to COVID-19
- Businesses downtown: website, creating a new map, new businesses opening downtown this summer
- Saturday Market (Farmer’s market) every Saturday, 8-noon at the courthouse square through September