At the conclusion of the 2015/ 2016 farmers market season the City’s staff conducted surveys to assess customer and vendor satisfaction for the Downtown College Park Farmers Market. The City’s staff also met with the leaders of the Hollywood Farmers Market to assess the success of their market season. Both markets received positive evaluations.
The City of College Park FY 2016 budget allocated $9,195 for the Downtown College Park Farmers Market and $8,000 for the Hollywood Farmers Market. Additionally, the Downtown College Park Management Authority (DCPMA) contributed $2,250 towards the Downtown College Park Farmers Market. Similar amounts are anticipated to be budgeted in FY 2017.