Vision for the Community


  • Attract new businesses to Main Street
  • Establish relationships with business owners
  • Establish relationships with community members
  • Establish community partners to attract attention and funding to Main Street.
  • Gain access to Riverfront Park
  • Create a boardwalk overlooking the river
  • Host regular events to stimulate activity on Main Street, including: Main Street Day, Castleton-on-Tap, Bike Race, etc.
  • Establish Main Street Mile, Main Street Mountain, and Main Street Molehill to encourage local residents to walk along Main Street.
  • Advocate for traffic calming measures such as crosswalks, solar powered speed signs, speed enforcement, and more safety signs.
  • Beautify Main Street by installing amenities such as bike racks, street clocks, and street lamps. Plant flowers and greenery. Host cleanup efforts. Advocate for owners to clean up vacant lots.
  • Establish a multi-use trail between Main Street and Schodack Island State Park