Businesses anticipate less traffic due to FGD decision
April 1, 2021
Flaming Gorge Days will be postponed for the second year in a row and local businesses are anticipating reduced traffic as a result.
Downtown business owners interviewed by the Star have said they anticipate less business as a result of the move, but understand the reasoning behind it. For Ken Dickinson, co-owner of the Ponderosa Bar, said he generally sees an increase in revenue during the weekend. He said other bars near his on Railroad Avenue usually get permission to close a section of the street off and host an outdoor party with live music.
“We wish we could have it, but if (the pos...