Silco Theater Renovation Update
The Silver City MainStreet Board of Directors has approved conceptual drawings for a 200 seat Single Screen Movie Theater at the Silco Theater.
An Architect, David Vesica, has been contracted with to develop building construction plans.
On August 8, in the Silco Theater, Mr. Vesica presented renderings of the approved design for the new Silco Theater, along with the original historic Silco design and subsequent renovations.
On August 20 Governor Susan Martinez, Economic Development Secretary John Barela and Mayor James Marshall appeared at the Silco Theater to voice their support for the renovation project.
The Silco Theater marquee was installed on September 30 - October 2.
Once the building plans are complete, MainStreet will be contacting local Commercial Construction Contractors for pricing on the renovations and will contract with a local Construction Company.
Help Bring Movies Back to Downtown Silver City!
Preliminary Estimates for the Silco Theater Renovations are between $400,000 and $500,000. This is a significant investment in our downtown. The project is an Economic Revitalization Project for all businesses in Downtown and is a very worthwhile project for the entire community. Silver City MainStreet is a 501.c.3 Corporation and your donations to the project are tax deductible.
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For Additional Information, Contact Lucy Whitmarsh, MainStreet Board President at 575-574-8394