Downtown art plan named award finalist Posted in: NewsLifestyle An initiative by Elgin’s Main Street Program to bring out the downtown district’s creative side is a finalist for an award from the Texas Downtown Association this year. The program, called the Downtown Public Art Plan, was an 18-month effort by the Elgin Main Street Program Design Committee to research information, gather feedback from residents and construct a plan to bring more public art to downtown Elgin. During the Elgin City Council’s July 2 regular meeting, committee chair Emily Koller gave a detailed presentation on the plan. According to the feedback they gathered, community members are most interested in landscaping and functional ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!