The residents of Greensburg, Kansas celebrate the next big step in their road to completion—a new grocery store. A basic need for any town, this is one 'luxury' that Greensburg families have done without since the town was destroyed by a tornado on May 7, 2007. Committed to rebuilding green, and anxious for the town to be whole again, the residents cherish these basic but important milestones. There is still much more to do to rebuild the town. But, in the meantime, Greensburg citizens and builders come up with creative ways to reuse what they already have to rebuild green.
|When you have a small town, one of the most important things is obviously a grocery store," City Administrator Steve Hewitt explains. "You have to have a grocery store to have a community.|
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