The My Main Street Local Business Accelerator is a data-driven community economic development program focused on revitalizing main streets with a healthy retail mix while generating local economic opportunities.
The My Main Street Local Business Accelerator is currently supporting the revitalization of 65 main streets across southern Ontario. Communities participating in the Local Business Accelerator program receive deep data insights and a dedicated My Main Street Ambassador who supports their main street by providing insight, advice, and support to their local businesses. The program focuses on creating and maintaining vibrant and inclusive local main streets while providing residents, new entrepreneurs, and existing businesses with economic opportunities in our main street communities.
The areas serviced in the Waterloo Region by My Main Street Ambassadors are:
Kitchener - Market District & King Street East
Kitchener - Victoria Street North
Kitchener - Belmont Village
Waterloo - Uptown Waterloo
Waterloo - University District
If you are interested in learning more or contacting your local My Main Street Ambassador, please fill out the inquiry form below for whichever city you are in.