CULLMAN — Good morning, readers, take a look at what’s going on today:
The Cullman City Street Department will have a crew at Veigl Ave., which is closed for pipe installation between Tidwell St. and Walker St. SW. Patch crews will be working on Hart Drive SE, Bolte Road SE, 6th Ave. SE, and behind Radio Shack at Town Square Shopping Center. Also, a crew is working on Warnke Road on a water pipe. Motorists are urged to use caution in these areas and to look for equipment and workers in the roadway.
Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Best bets for today:
Midway community dance: The Midway Community Center will hold a dance at 7 p.m. featuring the Classic Country Band. Admission is $4; all proceeds go to upkeep of community center, 164 Midway Road, Union Grove 35175.
Cullman Farmers’ Co-Op Market: The old Farmers’ market is open Monday through Saturday. Expected hours are from 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. — which varies with different farmers. It is located on Young St. NE between 1st and 2nd avenues. Just down from Sno Biz and Depot Park, with parking on Young St. NE.
Good Hope farmers’ market: Local Good Hope growers (only) will sell produce from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at Hathcock Park in Good Hope. Vendor hopefuls may inquire at Good Hope City Hall.
Festhalle Market Platz: The Festhalle Market Platz will open their market for Spring hours, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. All new produce vendors must have a valid grower’s permit and all new crafts vendors must hand-make their crafts in accordance with market rules and guidelines. Those with access to the Internet can view a copy of the 2013 Festhalle Market Rules & Regulations online at www.cullmancity.org. Just “click” on the Festhalle Market Platz site. Those visiting the Festhalle site will also find a copy of the vendor application. Vendors must provide their own tables and chairs. Contact Ann Moore at 256-734-9157 to inquire about vendor spaces.
Festhalle Market Platz is available for public and private rentals throughout the year. Daily rental of the Festhalle is $200. A $50 refundable cleanup deposit is required. For rentals or more information, contact Ann Moore at 256-734-9157.