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Main Street Rising

Special | 55m 28s | WETA Passport

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From WSKG's local award-winning filmmaker Brian Frey comes a new film exploring the evolution of the American Main Street and its enduring symbolism within our collective imagination. This new documentary chronicles the history, successes, and struggles of several Southern Tier communities and how they are now approaching the revitalization of their downtowns.

Aired: 06/03/19 | Rating: NR

Production support for Main Street Rising has been provided by a grant from the Corning Inc. Foundation and through additional support from Guthrie, Johnson-Schmidt & Associates, Architects, UHS, Warner's Way Real Property Services, LLC., Columbian Financial Group, and from Viewers Like You. Thank you!

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