“The grocery store — they’ve pretty much stopped work on it,” said Cole Herder, Humboldt city administrator, during Tuesday’s meeting of Allen County Commissioners.
Herder noted that proprietors Scotty and Amy Welch had invested upwards of $20,000 of their own money in the project so far.
One factor, Herder said, was waiting to hear if funding would be available through the Kansas Healthy Food Initiative, an entity that helps, in part, rural areas retain local markets.
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