Tarboro has hired a new Main Street coordinator with a track record of improving North Carolina downtowns. Brad J. Guth brings a wealth of experience to Main Street Tarboro through his 20 year career in Main Street and community development, said Tarboro’s Planning Director Catherine Grimm. Most recently Guth was the Business and Community Development Director for the city of Lincolnton. More than $30 million was invested in downtown Lincolnton during Guth’s time there. In his work with Lincolnton, Guth received 14 N.C. Commerce Department recognitions for programs he implemented.