Press

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Following are links to press articles about *STAR*’s revitalization efforts and related issues.  Most appeared in the Greene County Record and others are from the Charlottesville Daily Progress and Channels 19 or 29, the local CBS and NBC TV stations.   There are no links to articles that appeared in the years 2005-2007, and a few other more recent stories are not on the newspaper’s website, but all are included here as the headlines alone are informative.

Town Awarded $1 Million Downtown Revitalization Grant  – September 8, 2016

Standardsville Gets Approval for Main St Project  – April 26, 2013

Streetscape Acquires All Easements – June 27, 2012

Moving quickly on Main Street (Editorial) – February 23, 2012

Stanardsville Revitalization Group Looks to Enhance Downtown– February 19, 2012

New scene pictured for Main Street – February 16, 2012

Stanardsville Streetscape Project Nears Construction – February 15, 2012

Sneak peek at Streetscape – February 9, 2012

Stanardsville Area Revitalization awarded $7,500 grant from CACF – January 5, 2012

Bank of America closing town branch – December 15, 2011

Stanardsville Receives Grant for STAR Program – December 13, 2011

Thanksgiving + flag football = fun – December 1, 2011

Stanardsville Area Revitalization Update [contributed article] – November 3, 2011

Stanardsville residents blast “historic district” ordinance – May 27, 2011

Revitalizing Stanardsville – December, 2010

*STAR* promotes town enhancement – July 15, 2010

Stanardsville to Weigh In on Streetscape – July 9, 2010

Stanardsville achieves major step toward revitalization – May 7, 2010

Stanardsville Scheduling Improvements – February 3, 2010

County Comp plan update considered – January 14, 2010

Letter to Editor: Story had half-truths, innuendo – January 21, 2010

Town Tension – October 8, 2009

Stanardsville revitalization group receives a boost – April 23, 2009

Board approves lodging tax hike – April 23, 2009

Stanardsville Facelift Moves Forward – February 13, 2009

Stanardsville revitalization treads a slow path – February 5, 2009

Greene Revitalization Program Gets $400,000 Grant – July 22, 2008

County declines to finance *STAR* efforts – June 19, 2008

A new Visitors’ Center? – March 31, 2008

Stanardsville aims to revive Main Street – February 24, 2008

Main Street Makes a Comeback with STAR – February 11, 2008

Stanardsville revitalization efforts continue – January 24, 2008

Town of Stanardsville – in the midst of a makeover? – November 8, 2007

Stanardsville: more homes in its future? – October 25, 2007

STAR seeking $750,000 grant – October 12, 2006

Funds sought for Stanardsville – July 27, 2005

Town unites, requests ‘Main Street’ assistance – July 21, 2005