Downtown News

Spotlight on Creativity: GLOBAL SHIPPERS ASSOCIATION

Located on Boundary Street in the center of our downtown core, Global Shippers Association actually knows no boundaries! Leaders in the global shipping business for the home furnishings industry, they have been creating global connections for over 11 years and will touch over 500,000 containers annually. GSA's owners and representatives consist of former furniture manufacturing [...]

By | February 7th, 2017|Downtown News, Spotlight on Creativity|0 Comments

New Year, New Brand, New Lenoir Main Street

TOGETHER WE CREATE. PLACE BRANDING. For the past year, the Lenoir Main Street Branding/Design Team has been diligently working to brand Downtown Lenoir. We have had the great fortune to be working with the very talented team at Destination by Design - a firm which has also been working with the National Park Service [...]

By | January 28th, 2017|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Get Your Gear Here!

Celebrate our new brand in style!!....with top quality polo golf shirts, oxfords and t-shirts.  You’ll also enjoy hats, visors, chef hats and aprons! Plus, ties and scarfs for that dressier occasion!  Not to mention, we have tote bags, mugs, mousepads and more! But get it in gear and get Downtown! Supplies are limited and we [...]

By | January 12th, 2017|Downtown News|0 Comments

Moving Lenoir to the 2nd Floor

Over 20 Downtown Property Owners have participated in this initiative since its inception in March of 2016! Moving Lenoir to the 2nd Floor provides property owners with information from experienced architects and consultants familiar with projects involving historic buildings. Not only do Downtown residents bring vibrancy and foster a sense of place in our [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Creating Unique Spaces – Pop-out Outdoor Dining

In 2016, the Lenoir City Council approved the Pop-out Dining Pod Program which will allow participating businesses to lease adjacent parking spaces and materials to create out dining opportunities for their establishments. Diners can enjoy year-round outdoor dining with family and friends. Customers with pets now have additional places to walk Downtown and enjoy [...]

By | December 12th, 2016|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Champions – Every One of Them!

Receiving recognition at both C.O.L. Council meeting and at the NC Main Street conference in Goldsboro, NC, the Lenoir Main Street Program was elated to select the C.O.L. Building and Maintenance Dept. as the 2016 Lenoir Main Street Champions and here is why: Creative. Dependable. Supportive. Hard-working. Reliable. Talented. The list of adjectives goes [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

OVT = Opportunities Venture Toward Downtown Lenoir!

Stretching 330 miles through four states (Virginia, Tennessee, North and South Carolina) the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail traces the route used by patriot militia during the pivotal Kings Mountain campaign of 1780. Follow the campaign by utilizing a Commemorative Motor Route which uses existing state highways marked with the distinctive trail logo, or [...]

By | October 8th, 2016|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments