Raleigh, NC-- The people in North Carolina have spoken, they love them some Mt. Airy.
A statewide online voting contest was held for the 2012 People's Choice contest for "Great Main Street" and you picked Mt. Airy.
It's all part of the "Great Places in North Carolina" initiative sponsored by the North Carolina Chapter of the American Planning Association to celebrate great communities throughout the state.
Some 1,700 voters selected Mount Airy's Main Street as the their choice. Mount Airy won by just four votes over Southport.
The voting ended at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 30th.
Named as a "Great Place in the Making""
Asheville's Lexington Avenue, Charlotte's Tryon Street, Edenton's Broad Street, Hillsborough's Churton Street, and Gastonia's Main Avenue.
To learn more about the event click on Favorite Main St.