Business View Civil and Municipal | January 2021

60 CIVIL AND MUNICIPAL JANUARY 2021 different restaurants, or a variety of things to do. As I try to explain to people, think about the things you do in the evening with your family and your significant other, and those things you do over the weekend. We’ve been such a small community for so long, most of our citizens drive outside our city limits to do those things, we don’t even have a dry cleaner in town and we’re just now getting some real traction.” The Converse EDC owns five parcels of land in the city that they have marketed to companies, and four out of the five are currently in the