The Temple Main Street Advisory Board                         

Who we are and what we stand for:

The Temple Main Street Advisory Board is a Board that is appointed by the Temple City Council and operates under the authority of the City of Temple. Members of the Board receive staff support from the   Main Street Program office of the Temple Communications and Marketing Department.

Our Vision Statement 

The Temple Main Street Program envisions a thriving future in which downtown Temple bridges the past and future. We aspire for downtown Temple to be an attractive destination in the heart of central Texas where both locals and visitors can live, eat, work, shop and play.

Our Mission Statement 

The Temple Main Street Program engages in public and private partnerships to revitalize and encourage reinvestment, enhance cultural diversity, and preserve the historical integrity of the historic Main Street District. We also strive to develop tourism and to recruit and retain businesses through the Main Street approach to provide a solid economic base for Temple.

Our Statement of Core Values

Leadership and Transparency

The Temple Main Street Program provides leadership to bring a vision of growth and progress to the community with integrity and transparency.


The Temple Main Street Program collaborates and commits to promoting a common vision.    We encourage downtown stakeholders to work together, and we support each other in everything we do.


The Temple Main Street Program is committed to spreading the good news about our impressive downtown revitalization throughout our community.


Dan Kelleher

Dan Kelleher Main Street Manager

Dan Kelleher is the Main Street Manager and part of the Destination Marketing Division of the City Of Temple Communication & Marketing Department. Dan has been a part of the city for many years and plays a vital role in the continued success of the ever-growing downtown district. Each year Dan Kelleher promotes the Imagine The Possibilities tour in downtown Temple.