Jon Geeting Adds to the Food Desert Discussion: How Many Households Does it Take to Support a Corner Grocery Store? + An Update from the Bethlehem Food Co-op
by Christopher Cocca
obviously the number of people who live nearby is going to be a huge factor in whether or not a corner grocery store can survive. If you want more food businesses, and all kinds of businesses, it’s all about upzoning upzoning upzoning.
Jon, thanks for the link.
The Bethlehem Food Co-op also shares this update:
February’s co-op meeting was hugely productive and well attended, despite a new time and venue. The group was delighted to welcome several new faces. The next general co-op meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, March 22 at 7pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley. Committee leaders will contact committee members to arrange meetings prior to that date. (continue reading)