For the second year in a row, Baker City Downtown (BCD) is pleased to announce that several nominations have been submitted for the 2018 Oregon Main Street Awards. This annual Main Street Program conference is held to support and recognize those participants that are making a difference in their communities. This year’s nominees are:

  • Best New Business: The Trailhead
  • Best Placemaking: Movies in the Park
  • Outstanding Partnership: BCD and City of Baker City
  • Best Facade Improvement over $7500: The Haskill Building
  • Best Special Event: Baker City Cycling Classic
  • Best Image Event: First Friday: Little Big Show
  • Board Member of the Year: Jenny Mowe-Joseph
  • Business of the Year: Barley Brown’s Brew Pub

“BCD is proud to play a part in the downtown district and will help to support businesses and property owners as they invest in our community”, stated Carol Phillips, President of BCD.

A panel of judges will review nominations that have been submitted from throughout the State and will announce the winners on October 3rd. If you are interested in helping with the nomination process next year or would like additional information on what BCD is doing in your community, please contact: bakercitydowntown@gmail.com