The 3/50 project that Meeker retailers are involved in needs our support if they are to continue serving our community successfully. I moved to Meeker about a year ago and I have experienced super service at many locally owned establishments. For example, the people at ACE hardware helped me save $80 on a gas grill that I had intended to order through the Internet, plus there were no shipping charges.
Similarly, when my printer bit the dust, I called Jackson’s Office Supply and they had exactly what I wanted delivered the next day at the same low price as seen online and again, no shipping costs. I had also compared printer cartridge prices at Jackson’s and at Target and the prices were the same.
These are just a couple of examples of why I will continue to shop in Meeker. Please consider supporting the local “brick and mortar” businesses by selecting three of your favorite local businesses and spending $50 at each rather than out of town. Meeker benefits by having most of the money stay in town and its future will look brighter for all of us.
Letter to the Editor: 3/50 project needs local support