Dollars And A Sense Of Place
Last updated 7/1/2020 at 4:09pm
A sense of place is the sum of qualities and characteristics that provide meaning to a location for its inhabitants. Transylvania County has its own unique sense of place distinguished by its environments and the people who live and work here. The residents, and also many visitors, experience and understand these qualities. They are well known and do not need to be listed here. Sense of place is what makes our natural and manmade environments worth preserving, maintaining and nurturing.
The recent construction of a second Dollar Store on Highway 276 is an unfortunate instance of complete d...