Cedar Falls Wins National Award

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The Cedar Falls downtown has received a distinguished award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

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Cedar Falls’ award-winning Main Street is a national model for economic revitalization, while its full range of cultural and recreational opportunities offers something for travelers of any age.

The Cedar Falls downtown has received a distinguished award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Each year for the last ten years, neighborhoods and towns all over the country vie for the award in a juried, application process. Only twelve locations are chosen through this competitive process which yields a Dozen Distinctive Destinations.

The locations are chosen based on cities and towns that offer distinctive cultural and recreational experiences. From dynamic downtowns and stunning architecture, to cultural diversity and a commitment to historic preservation, sustainability and revitalization, the selected destinations boast a richness of character and exude an authentic sense of place.

“Cedar Falls’ award-winning Main Street is a national model for economic revitalization, while its full range of cultural and recreational opportunities offers something for travelers of any age.”

A new twist to the program offers a friendly competition among honorees through an on-line voting system. Help make Iowa stand out by visiting http://www.cedarfallsdowntown.com and voting for Cedar Falls as your Fan Favorite.

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