Above the world,
beyond it all,
we sat at the top of the Ferris wheel.
Inky, endless night surrounded us
as we looked, and we saw… 78 more words
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The City of Memphis is putting the redevelopment of the fairgrounds on the fast track with Mayor Jim Strickland promising a plan for the future by the end of the year. 67 more words
(This post got really long. Sorry about that! I just felt the circumstances deserved deeper thought.)
Granted, this event is old news. It happened a couple weeks ago already, so I’m a little late to the commentary pulpit. 3,569 more words
Before I discuss my feelings on the fair I should probably give a little background on the Erie County Fair, because it is not your average county fair. 1,190 more words
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The city is reopening discussion on the future of the Fairgrounds.
Redevelopment of the 155-acre site in the heart of Memphis has been the topic of studies and public debate ever since Libertyland, the Coliseum and the Mid-South Fair were shuttered or moved off the city property several years ago. 160 more words