Why Buy Local?

Why Should You Buy Local?
  • Purchases made locally contribute to the fund for city-provided services, including police, fire, senior services, libraries, street maintenance, street lights and parks.
  • Buying Locally helps creates job in our community.
  • Buying Locally improves our economy and the economic environment for all businesses.
  • Spending locally means that your sales taxes will be re-invested in our community.
  • Investing in our local businesses makes those businesses able to nurture our community through donations to community causes and organizations.

Who does Buy Local support? 

Everyone! When you support local businesses, our entire community benefits. Businesses and individuals can support the Buy Local Campaign by:
  • Purchasing goods and services locally wherever possible
  • Supporting our community through charitable contributions
  • Encouraging family, friends, vendors, customers and associates to Buy Local
  • Hire local residents, whenever possible

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