News & Public Affairs01/29/14 Janelle Irwin
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Up until today, Midtown St. Petersburg, one of the citys poorest neighborhoods, was what people call a food desert.
But at about 7:30 this morning a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market opened its doors for shoppers many of whom lack transportation to travel outside of the area for fresh food and were forced to make many food purchases from over-priced convenience stores.
St. Pete City Council member Wengay Newton whose district covers part of Midtown celebrated the Grand Opening early this ...Be the first to comment