In past years we have seen businesses come and go in Downtown Lebanon and seeing some buildings vacant and to watching them deteriorate over time. Now the push is to revitalize the downtown area and make it more attractive to current business and to entice new businesses to set up shop there. Steve Hite is the Chairman of the Downtown Lebanon Advisory Committee. He says, their mission is to revitalize the downtown district:
Hite says there are a couple of ways the Downtown Lebanon District receives funding for some of the projects that are taken place:
Hite says, he gives credit to Lebanon Mayor, Jarred Carr, Lebanon City Council and City Administrator, Mike Schumacher in getting the downtown a shot in the arm it needs and to see it flourish. Everyone who is involved with the Downtown District can see the potential it has.