Retailers ask for compromise on Walkable Main Street
Instead of weekends, how about just Sundays?
Last updated 4/22/2021 at 10:26am
HouseWares owner Robert Boehlke isn't saying Walkable Main Street should not return for a second year.
He's simply seeking a compromise that works for all businesses.
"We need this wonderful mix that we have now," he said Saturday, joining a group of retailers around the fountain holding SOS – "Save Our Saturdays" – signs.
"And since Saturday is such an important shopping day for retail, we ask that we can have that day and give Sundays to restaurants and Walkable Main Street."
As The Beacon reported March 18, while Walkable Main Street has proved popular among restaurants, more than a...