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Old City Hall Gets New Purpose

Old City Hall Gets New Purpose

Built in 1894, Rome’s old City Hall was home to municipal government for more than eight decades. When the current City Hall was built in the late 1970s, Rome’s Urban Renewal Agency took over 207 N James Street but after they moved out in the […]

Arts Along the Erie

Arts Along the Erie

  2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the Erie Canal and Rome Main Streets will be out in the community to celebrate. Although we started as a small canal town all those years ago, Main Streets wants to showcase the innovation that still thrives in […]

The Urban Phoenix

The Urban Phoenix

This is a piece published by our friend and writer/photographer Arian Horbovetz, who came in by Amtrak from Rochester to attend our SOUPer Bowl event. Please check it out! SOUPer Bowl: The Importance of Coming Together

SOUPer Bowl a ROUSING Success!!

SOUPer Bowl a ROUSING Success!!

Main Streets would like to thank the following organizations and businesses for their donations, lending, support and / or financial assistance for the CNY SOUPer Bowl: Rome American Legion, The Beeches Conference Center & Restaurant, The Rome Polish Home, R-Tronics, Hummel’s Office Supply, Rome Clean […]

SOUPer Bowl: THIS SATURDAY – February 4th!

SOUPer Bowl: THIS SATURDAY – February 4th!

SOUPer Bowl TICKETS on SALE!!!: (Please see attached image) ROME: Capitol Theatre, Teddy’s, Brenda’s Natural Foods, Maggie’s Cafe (more to follow!) UTICA/New Hartford: Utica Bread Please buy early!! $12 ahead of time, $15 at the door (remember kids 10 and under are FREE!)  

Welcome to Rome Main Streets Alliance!

Welcome to Rome Main Streets Alliance!

The Rome Main Streets alliance is a non-profit dedicated to improving Rome. Please find our events and information on this site.