Members of the Hudson Grocery Cooperative and the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau posed for a ribbon-cutting photo when the co-op joined the chamber recently. Cutting the ribbon, front from left, are, Howard and Tia Salter and Sinead O'Meara. Second row, from left: chamber ambassador Barb Zimmerman, co-op treasurer Sarah Atkins, co-op president Suzanne Hambleton, co-op members Megan Laney and Nancy Nichols, and chamber ambassador Angela Olson. Third row: chamber ambassadors Susie Halvers...
Hudson Grocery Cooperative is seeking members
The effort to start a grocery cooperative in Hudson is gaining momentum.
The Hudson Grocery Cooperative now has a board of directors and 60 members.
It is one-fifth of the way toward the mark of 300 owner-members at which a consultant would be hired to do a feasibility study of available store sites in downtown Hudson.
At 600 owner-members, the co-op plans to sign a lease and finalize its financing.