Tri - City Mainstreet

About the Mainstreet Program


Tri-Cities Heritage Development Corporation is a non-profit association that was established to help with the enhancement of our Tri-Cities economic environment as being the center of commerce while maintaining the character and integrity of the City's central business district, as well as an attractive place to live, work and shop.

Tri-Cities Heritage Development Corporation is a member of the Kentucky Main Street Program and the National Main Street Center and TOUR SEKY and promotes the above goals by following the Four-Point Approach, developed by the National Main Street Center, a part of National Trust for Historic Preservation in Washington, D.C. Activities are focused around the areas of economic development, design, promotion and organization.



The Tri-Cities Heritage Development Corporation was organized in 1997 to promote the revitalization of Cumberland, Benham, and Lynch, K Kentucky.The four point program is a member of the Kentucky Main Street Program and was designed to promote the local businesses, improve the quality of life for all citizens, look for new business, and to increase main street activities and events.

The Main Street 4-Point Approach

  • Design - Enhancing the physical appearance of the business district through building renovation and new construction.
  • Organization- Building consensus and cooperation among the many groups and individuals who have a stake in the revitalization process.
  • Promotion- Marketing the downtown to customers, potential investors and visitors.
  • Economic Restructuring- Finding ways to strengthen the district's existing businessesand working to meet new challenges from outlying development.

The Tri-Cities Heritage Development is a non-profit organization funded by the cities, county, and local businesses. Incentives for new members are a ribbon cutting or open house, free advertising for the opening event, business information on the area, free assistance with you business planning through the KCTCS Small Business Administration, assistance in locating property and listed on the web-page. You may become a member by calling 606-589-5151 or e-mail . The office is located at 506 W. Main Street in Cumberland, KY 40823.


Director: Bobbie Gothard

Phone : 1(606)589-5151

E-mail :

Mailing/Physical Address: 506 W. Main Street; Cumberland, KY 40823