About Main Street

2016 brought many exciting accomplishments for the Czech Village-New Bohemia Main Street District. Find out more about our programming and events in the 2016 Annual Report.

2016 Annual Report

Mission

To encourage economic growth and promote preservation by working together toward a shared vision through implementation of the Main Street Four-Point Approach

Values

  • Historic Preservation

  • Arts & Culture

  • Mixed residential and retail development

  • Environmental sustainability

  • Pedestrian Friendly Environment

  • Social & Economic diversity

  • Encouragement of Private Investment

Vision

The Czech Village / New Bohemia Main Street District is a vibrant urban neighborhood model for historic preservation and economic development in the Midwest, a destination for both residents and visitors. Building on its unique history, the District is a dynamic arts and culture venue that provides interesting, authentic and enriching experiences with a variety of shopping, dining, arts and cultural entertainment opportunities that can only be found here.

 

Board of Directors

Sandy Rosenberger, President
Horizons
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Scott Kruger, Vice President
NewBo City Market
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Kathi Nelsen, Secretary
Bankers Trust
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Pam Imerman, Treasurer
US Bank (Retired)
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Chris Wand, Past-President
Primus Companies
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Don Barrigar
Acme Electric, 3rd Ward Development
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Adam Ebert
Ebert Honey
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Joan Gray
NewBo Shops at 208
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Bethany Jordan
Martin Gardner Architecture
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James Klein
Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust
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Pam Lewis
Czech Village Antiques
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Mary Kay McGrath
Novak Investments LLC
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Todd McNall
University of Iowa
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Maura Pilcher
University of Iowa
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Emily Stochl
National Czech & Slovak Museum
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Dale Todd, Ex Officio
Cedar Rapids City Council
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Staff
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Jennifer Pruden
Executive Director
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Barb Thompson
Program Assistant
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