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By Amy Robinson
Farmer Staff Writer
Five new businesses have recently added some new life and excitement to Main Street in Watford City. It’s the first time in a long time that this many small businesses have come at one time, and it’s at a time when residents have been concerned about the downturn in the economy. It’s showing the vitality of the growth and development that continues to permeate Watford City, even in spite of the slowdown.
“A vital Main Street in Watford City has been a priority for community development for many years and we are excited to fill in the spaces with interesting and unique businesses that add to the public experience in our town,” says Gene Veeder, McKenzie County Economic Development director. “We have been fortunate to have solid business owners on Main for many years and they have done a good job of investing in nice storefronts and quality services.”
The five new businesses that are adding to the quality of Main Street include JL Beers, Door 204, Shipping Crate Pottery, Beaver Creek Creations, and Gettin Nailed.