On March 12, 2019, you’ll be able to speak up and get involved in the future of the Business Loop and help entrepreneurs take root along this busy corridor.
A community town hall meeting open to the public will be held from 6 to 7 p.m., according to a website set up to support developing the area. The event will be in room 241 in the Parkade Plaza at 601 Business Loop 70.
Another session will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. for local artisans, i.e., “makers, manufacturers, and producers,” according to the website
The Loop is an organization dedicated to supporting the development of the Business Loop. It has received a “Smart Growth American grant designed to encourage local, small-scale manufacturing … to revitalize an underperforming area of the city and create new economic opportunities,” according to The Loop’s website.
The website is already up to start registering artisans and resources. Check it out here.
Read more about it at this link an article by Jennifer Truesdale published Nov. 29 , 2018 in the Columbia Business Times.