Excerpt: The Monroe County Courthouse in Monroeville, Ala., made famous as the setting for Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird. The Janesville Women’s Club Building, Janesville, Wis. The Odd Fellow Building, Astoria, Ore.
These and more are contestants in this year’s Vote Your Main Street competition from Partners in Preservation. In total, 20 different preservation projects across the country are vying for grant dollars. The top ten vote-getters will each receive up to $150,000 in grants.