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A Sustainable Grocery For A Food Desert

A bowl of cherry tomatoes.
Chattanooga Sustainable Food Center
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Right now, there is no grocery store in Chattanooga’s Highland Park area that offers fresh produce.

The Chattanooga Sustainable Food Center aims to change that soon - with Gaining Ground Grocery.

Holly Martin - former manager of the Main St. Farmers Market - is the Center’s founder and executive director.

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