I invite Mayor Fergusson and her green ribbon committee to appeal to booth-keepers at this year's marketplace to find an alternative -- a green alternative -- to balloons, which often are, within minutes or seconds, accidentally released by those little hands so eager to grab them. I for one don't need to see one more balloon floating away to who-knows-where. And into who-knows-which innocent creature's belly.
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