Corridor Seeking Nominations for Spirit of State Street

The State Street Corridor Improvement District is seeking nominations for the second annual Tim Lynch Spirit of State Street award.  Given annually to a business, nominated by the public and their peers, selected by the State Street Corridor Improvement District, for consistent, ongoing commitment to their property and business.  The business should represent “the face of State Street.”  A focus shall be not necessarily based on dollars invested but in the effort and impact of the thousands of little things that set a well cared for business apart.  The inaugural winner in 2014 was Geyer’s Sav-Time and 2015, the award was given to Curry’s Motel.

Tim Lynch was a local Saginaw attorney with a passion for the State Street Corridor.  In addition to the many other causes he was so active in, Tim quietly worked to keep State Street a thriving commercial corridor.  He was an avid supporter of keeping the area clean, attractive and well maintained.  He devoted his own money, time and effort to maintain sections of the roadway that would otherwise go unkempt.  This award is given annually to a business and or business person who exude these same characteristics and commitment to State Street.

Those wishing to nominate a business can do so a number of ways:  via email to;  To nominate a business, please provide the business name, address and a brief reason for your nomination.  Nominations will be accepted until May 10.

Nomination Form



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