“How much money can really be expected from the $5,700 grant the Menominee Downtown Business Association obtained? 

“Painting, window and door replacements and small repairs will do little to lure business. This and the so called improvements at Triangle park, represents nothing but the construction of a Potemkin village to mask the city’s utter decay.

“Concentrate on the roads, sidewalks and other massive problems to bring people and businesses to the city.”