The City of Celina was designated as an official Main Street City by the Texas Historical Commission and the National Trust for Historic Preservation in 1997 and for 20 years the Historic Downtown Square has remained the heart of the city.
The Celina Historic Square will be the cultural center of the city by blending traditions of the past with new visions for the future in a sustainable way It will serve the on-going needs and desires of the citizens of Celina by offering unique dining, shopping and events that appeal to both residents and visitors. A vibrant and exciting square will enhance the diverse interests of the community and contribute to the overall quality of life for everyone who calls Celina home.
The Celina Main Street Program will use the 4-Point approach to revitalization - organization, promotion, design, economic restructuring - to encourage reinvestment and preservation; and to entice businesses, customers, visitors and downtown residents to the historic district.
With partnerships in place we:
• Preserve and grow downtown as a business center for the community.
• Attract people downtown for business, shopping and entertainment.
• Maintain, preserve and enhance historic buildings.
• Create a welcoming atmosphere in the heart of Celina.