For years, Columbus' east side has been a relative "food desert," a low-income part of town where access to supermarkets and fresh produce is limited. But Saturday marks the opening of the Near East Side Cooperative Market, a member-owned grocery in Olde Town East. This hour, we'll discuss the market model, its goals and economic viability.
Jessica Roach, Director of the Near East Side Cooperative Market
Noreen Warnock, Director of Community Outreach and Local Matters Co-Founder
Sean Thomas, Executive Director, Old North St. Louis Restoration Group
Barb Seckler, Director of Institute for Active Living