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'Cash Mob' event boosts Ardmore businesses

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Construction in downtown Ardmore has had a negative impact on Main Street businesses. (KTEN) Construction in downtown Ardmore has had a negative impact on Main Street businesses. (KTEN)

ARDMORE, Okla. -- The ongoing beautification project along East Main Street has taken a toll on downtown Ardmore businesses.

So the Ardmore Chamber of Commerce and Ardmore Young Professionals developed a plan to bring more people to the district.

Thursday's Cash Mob event featured drawings, prizes, and shopping.

"Local businesses are the backbone of our economy, and we want these mom-and-pop shops to be successful," Chamber spokeswoman Janee Auten said.

Thursdays' Cash Mob event is one of a series of cash mob event is just about to get underway.

The Chamber and AYP scheduled another Cash Mob event from 4 to 5:30 p.m. next Thursday, March 21.

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