"Good Design. Good Business." is the theme for Main Street Alabama's third annual aLABama Downtown Laboratory Conference, taking place Aug. 22-24 in Five Points South, Birmingham.
Meet with downtown revitalization experts, historic preservationists and economic development professionals from across the state at the conference. Design, a main focus of the conference, is one of the four points of the Main Street Approach.
Main Street principles have much synergy with integrative, sustainable community design approaches, such as LEED for Neighborhood Development, including asset-based planning and adaptive reuse of historic properties.