Mpls. considers allowing flea markets

Right now, second-hand markets or outdoor flea markets are illegal in the City of Minneapolis, but Councilman Gary Schiff tells the Downtown Journal he wants to change that. "Think of the equivalent to a farmers marker vendor, but selling second hand items,” Schiff said.
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Right now, second-hand markets or outdoor flea markets are illegal in the City of Minneapolis, but Councilman Gary Schiff tells the Downtown Journal he wants to change that. "Think of the equivalent to a farmers marker vendor, but selling second hand items,” Schiff said.

David Brauer, board chair of the Kingfield/Fulton farmers markets, adds “What I don’t want is for it to get so big that there is so much competition on every corner, that no one makes any money."

Click here, for a list of public markets currently operating in Minneapolis.

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