3:50 pm
  Search Again
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Opinion / Letters
  Arts / Entertainment
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  DJ Designers
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
Redwood City's Tuesday night Rotary Farmers' Market canceled
April 03, 2013, 05:00 AM
Redwood City's Tuesday night farmers' market is being shelved for at least the next two seasons while the city completes the downtown construction projects that have tied up traffic and parking and closed streets.

The city and the Rotary Club tried finding an alternative site for the market which was located on two streets adjacent to Courthouse Square but couldn't find a spot that met both groups' needs. Instead, they agreed to disband the market which otherwise would have started its season in May.

"While we were not able to identify a suitable new location and deeply regret not being able to continue with our Rotary Farmers' Market, we truly appreciate the city's perspective in the need for an alternate site, and we'll continue to support downtown Redwood City and the community," said Lilia Ledesma, Rotary Club president, in a prepared statement.

City Manager Bob Bell also expressed gratitude for its partnership with Rotary and hope for further efforts.

The market launched last year to coincide with the city's "Dancing on the Square" event.

Print this Page Print this Page |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back

You are in the Archives

  RSS feed RSS
Daily Journal Quick Poll
How will your holiday shopping compare to last year?

Will do more of it
Will do a lot more of it
About the same
A little less
Not sure

©2015 Daily Journal - San Mateo County’s homepage