Fernandina Beach Could Learn A Few Things From Asheville’s Renaissance

Asheville, North Carolina’s successful “rebirth” is one to be replicated. Offering festivals, fairs, and farmer’s markets daily, the city has been recognized as one of the”Top 25 Small Cities for Art.” City officials, residents and businesses are unified with a “green” mentality — protecting the many parks and common areas — while a “buy local” emphasis permeates the area.