Settled – Downtown Stores Want Farmers Market Gone

Wasn’t the purpose to keep P.G. alive? Or do they just want their on street parking places back?

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Last week, the council considered moving the weekly market to Central and Fountain avenues from its current location on Lighthouse Avenue downtown.

Downtown merchants have claimed that the market causes them a slump in business each Monday, and the market only brought in approximately $600 in sales tax revenues to the city last year.

Settled – Downtown Stores Want Farmers Market Gone