SAN MARCOS -- The Historic First Baptist Church of San Marcos, Texas, is in the running to win the national “Vote Your Main Street” preservation campaign.

There is one week left to vote, and the top 10 projects with the most votes will each win $150,000 in grant funding. 

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The San Marcos Main Street Program is asking for the public’s help and participation to secure a victory for the Historic First Baptist Church. San Marcos is one of 20 cities across the country in the running for the grant, and is the only community in Texas competing against powerhouses like New York City, Chicago, Boston, and San Francisco.

People are encouraged to visit the Main Street office, located at 317 N LBJ Dr., and pick up a free T-shirt while supplies last to help promote the vote in the final days of the contest.

How to Vote:

1. Go to
2. Create an account
3. Verify your email
4. Cast all five of your allotted votes every day through October 26