About Main Street Ravenna

Main Street Ravenna is a 501(c)3 organization that was developed through the concerted efforts of members of the Ravenna community, made up of business owners, representatives of city government, and community members. An Affiliate member of the Heritage Ohio Main Street Program since 2016, Ravenna became an official Heritage Ohio Main Street community in January of 2019.  The organization focuses on the revitalization of the historic, downtown district of the City of Ravenna.

Main Street Ravenna aligns with Heritage Ohio and Main Street America‘s approach to downtown revitalization.  All projects and programming are facilitated based on utilizing this strategy of Organization, Marketing, Design and Business Vitality in addition to reflecting the overall goals of the Ravenna Community Plan.

To learn more about our various Committees, please click HERE.

Main Street Ravenna depends on it’s volunteers and it’s Partners, some of who serve on the Board of Directors and working committees to implement our Mission Statement.

Our Mission Statement:

Celebrate and utilize downtown Ravenna to establish a place where businesses thrive and people create moments together.


Our Vision:

We envision a vibrant downtown that is inviting to all.  We embrace the fact that we are the Seat of Portage County with a unique history that is tradition based with an eye to the future.