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The property, built in 1902, hosts about 100 events a year — mostly weddings.
“I love downtown and how it has evolved and changed,” Millette said.
Johnny Gibson’s Downtown Market, 11 S. Sixth Ave., needed a loan to make capital improvements to the grocery store at 11 S. Sixth Ave., and got it through an IDA partner, the Business Development Financing Corp.
“The bridge that it gave for us to be able to come in and start a business in the food desert that was downtown was made possible because of their mission,” said owner Paul Cisek.