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Thursday, October 1, 2009

River Market numbers

Posted By on Thu, Oct 1, 2009 at 7:44 AM

Did I read it right? The River Market operation (including amphitheateer and pavilions), soon to be taken over by the Little Rock Advertising and Promotion Commission from money-strapped city government, is losing about $1 million a year?

The River Market is a real plus for the city, a visitor magnet and a key to the neighborhood's revitalization. But $1 million? Can A&P afford to pick that up?

Maybe A&P would consider operating City Hall as an entertainment venue.


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