Sankofa Marketplace http://wwno.org en Farmers Market Minute 11-14-09 http://wwno.org/post/farmers-market-minute-11-14-09 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d3ac5b34f93-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d3ac5b34f93-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d3ac5b34f93-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-870934.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>New Orleans, LA – Among the few pleasant surprises since 2005 has been the rise of monthly markets that send the signal to policy makers, neighbors, and developers that critical mass is brewing, communities are back, and tents and umbrellas are signs of hope. Among them, the Sankofa Marketplace on Caffin and St. Broad has not only caught people's imagination but also lured a grocery store to make claim to open in a building across the street.</p> Fri, 13 Nov 2009 18:04:25 +0000 Richard McCarthy 1833 at http://wwno.org