The closure of City Market, a 12th Street grocery store, has left a food desert in a largely low-income neighborhood in the center city.
The city of Little Rock has announced a stopgap substitute, a mobile market that will sell fresh produce every Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the parking lot at 13th and Cedar Streets.
The Fresh2You Mobile Market stop at 13th and Cedar is a product of that group’s work with the city of Little Rock, Vine
Fresh2You begin operating in a refitted bus August 2016 with the goal of bringing fresh produce to different parts of Little Rock and North Little Rock. More info