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About Us


"To encourage economic vitality and preservation of our Historic Downtown District while maintaining our small town quality of life."



Enhance and Preserve Historical Downtown

-Repairing store fronts while maintaining historical features

-Providing building owners with grant information and assistance with facilitating applications


Stimulate Business

-Making vacant building inventories and details readily available

-Attracting new businesses with building and store front renovations


Promte Community Involvement

-Facilitating comminity events like Waterville Days and Christmas Tree Lighting

-Involving the residents of Waterville for ideas to enhance our downtown




Glenn PIckett

Glenn Pickett, Founder of the Waterville Main Street Association


Glenn saw a flier on historic preservation in early 2012.  He thought that this was a perfect concept for Waterville. He contacted a group of business people in Waterville and found others who had similar interests.  Glenn held a meeting with the interested community members and formed what is now the Waterville Main Street Association.


Glenn was our first president, and through his leadership he provided a vision of what he felt Waterville could be if we all had a common goal and objective.  This began with a board of directors and the task of forming a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, which we were able to do in record time.  


If it were not for Glenn’s vision, the Waterville Main Street Association would not be a viable business entity.


Glenn passed away in December of 2012, and we dedicate this organization to his memory.

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