Mike Kimball, owner of Kimball Farm Ice Cream, has received a building permit to make repairs and alterations to the inside of the former Oak Ridge Farm Stand, located on 1543 Lunenburg Road (Route 70) between Route 2 and the Lancaster Flea Market, according to town documents.
did not return multiple calls concerning the issue.
"Towns officials are absolutely welcome to Kimball
ice cream coming into town," said Fleck.
"That location (on Route 70) has a history of not getting continuous business, but because of Kimball's
name that should change.
People come from all over to visit Kimball Farm.
... It's a good thing for this community."
said Kimball Farm representatives are in the process of adding an addition for an ice cream bar plus multiple renovations to the current building.
It will be nice to have an ice cream place right near us, and Kimball
(Farm) is a huge brand name."
They offer some excellent food and ice cream. ... this town needs a well-known business like Kimball
ice cream on this strip (Route 70) besides the Flea Market."
Selectman Jack Sonia said he's 110-percent behind the idea of Kimball Farm joining the Lancaster community.