The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP), a 501c3 dedicated to the enhancement of Downtown Ticonderoga is preparing for future events, projects, plans and partnerships as well as reviewing their accomplishments.
Recent projects in coordination with partner organizations include public parking signs, LaChute River Trail entrance sign, Downtown Business District sign at the Fort Ticonderoga intersection, purchase and placement of new bench and garbage can in front of the Black Watch Memorial Library, refreshing and improvement of Town Clock, removal of damaged trees, repair, cleaning, and staining of gazebo in Bicentennial Park, streetscape improvements along Montcalm Street, annual Street Art Project, food pantry shopping spree, flower boxes and plantings, and DOT signs for Fort Ticonderoga and Information.
TMSP also plans and implements annual events in coordination with their partners including Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival, Community Clean-Up Day, Best 4th In The North Celebration, StreetFest, Street Art Auction, and HalloweenFest. TMSP also participated regularly in local shopping and dining events.
2017 Events & Dates:
Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival: March 4th
Ticonderoga Area Mom Prom: March 25th
Beautification Week/Clean Up Days: May 8th – 14th
Best 4th In The North: July 1st – 4th
StreetFest: July 29th
Street Art Auction: August 31st
HalloweenFest: October 28th - October 31st (Business Trick or Treating on October 31st)
Look for details to be announced on all of the above events.
Future projects include additional public parking signs along Montcalm Street, improvement of bump outs on Montcalm Street including tree replacement, additional benches and garbage cans on Montcalm Street, Streetscape projects, creating of green spaces, possible new banners and decorations for Downtown Ticonderoga and Business Districts, as well as continued implementation of key areas of focus of the Streetscape Master Plan. TMSP will also be taking Main Street America trainings and utilizing resources via this partnership.
TMSP currently has a structure of an Executive Committee, Board of Directors, and the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce serving as the TMSP Coordinator (through a contractual partnership). TMSP’s Executive Committee is made up of each committee chairperson/s and the organizations treasurer. TMSP committees currently consist of Promotions, StreetFest, Design, and the Best 4th In The North. TMSP Board Members, Committee Chairs, and Committee members are all volunteers.
“The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership would like to thank our 2016 partners including the Town of Ticonderoga, Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, PRIDE of Ticonderoga, Clinton & Essex Counties Creating Healthy Schools & Communities Programs, Adirondack Foundation, Walmart of Ticonderoga, Stewarts Shops, Kiwanis Club of Ticonderoga, and Ti’Coustics for their support and dedication to TMSP and Ticonderoga over the past year. We look forward to continuing to partner to improve our community together,” shared Bob Dedrick – TMSP Board Member/StreetFest Committee Chairperson.
Donations to support the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership and their efforts to enhance and revitalize Downtown Ticonderoga are tax deductible. Donations can be mailed to: TMSP, P.O. Box 379, Ticonderoga, NY 12883.