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Mayor Predicts Revitalized Downtown

Grass Valley’s mayor is predicting a strong comeback for the downtown area once businesses start re-opening and things begin to get back to normal. Lisa Swarthout is a former downtown businesswoman herself, and says things are tough on South Auburn, Mill, and Main Streets right now…

Listen to Lisa Swarthout 1

Several businesses have even boarded up their windows, which looks a little depressing, but Swarthout says a lot of owners are being positive, and getting ready for when customers return…

Listen to Lisa Swarthout 2

Swarthout admits more customers have gotten used to shopping online, but still thinks most will return when stores re-open.


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