Emphasis - November 13

Fort Madison, IA – Jason Parrott's guests are Mindy Kraus and Charles Schoville.

Kraus is the director of Fort Madison Main Street and Schoville is the Vice President of that organization's Board of Directors.

They talk about why the new organization was formed and how it could benefit the city. Fort Madison returned to the Main Street Iowa program in May after a roughly 20-year hiatus.

The state provides Main Street communities with financial and informational assistance for improving downtown districts.