ANDERSON, SC (WSPA) – The city of Anderson is making economic development a top priority and offering new incentives for businesses to open downtown.
Over the last several years, new businesses have been opening citywide. Now the Economic Development Office is offering different grant programs to help new entrepreneurs afford a storefront.
Business owners on Main Street in Anderson said they welcome change and new places for people to visit. But the one thing they want to see is more foot traffic. The city said they have projects in the pipelines to attract more people downtown everyday of the week.