Letter to the SC Sentinel, 1/15/2022
Concerned that the city has hidden plans for reusing the corner lot of Church and
Cedar, where a downtown library has stood for 117 years, a writer in a Guest
Commentary (Jan. 13) proposed using that site as a public plaza in the heart of
the Civic Center. A plaza with unimpeded sunlight, where the weekly Farmers
Market, the monthly Antique Faire and even city and office workers might enjoy at
lunch time. He called his idea a true town center....
— Jean Brocklebank, Santa Cruz