From the Mailbag: What Happened to City's Plan to Privatize Dallas Farmers Market?
Last we looked, there had been but one contestant in the sweepstakes -- restaurateur Janet Cobb, whose name came up way back when we broke news of this proposal last summer -- and after extending the deadline several times, Suhm just called it quits. Or did she? I sent Suhm a very lengthy e-mail asking where the plan stands at present, whether Cobb would indeed take over the market and if there was a deadline in place for privatizing, given the fact the market doesn't make money and there's yet another round of budget cuts a-comin'. She responded thusly:
No decision. No specific time line yet. Working on all possibilities.So there ya go. Fudge, anyone?