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Downtown Then n Now - Collin Sheehan Photography

As a Texas Main Street City, Elgin is focused on revitalizing the heart of the community through the Main Street Approach. 

Economic Development in the context of historic preservation makes this growing, dynamic downtown district flexible and a variety of resources and programs are available to support your future investment. 

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New Life for an Old Building

New Life for an Old Building


101 North Main Street 

Utilizing state and local tax credits and the Elgin EDC Mega Grant program in conjunction with the zoning overlay that allows residential and commercial uses, the property at 101 N Main Street is a great example of adaptive reuse. 

Details of this project and how it relates to other renovation opportunities downtown are in this article: 
New Life for an Old Building