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Mark Fischer


Executive Chef and Owner of Phat Thai and Town. restaurants

Years in Carbondale


What I love about Carbondale

From ranchers to athletes to farmers to families to artisans and beermakers, cheesemakers and distillers, Carbondale's possessed of a remarkable energy that makes living and working and playing here together so much more gratifying.

"It's the people (and, admittedly, the geography). I'm fortunate to be a part of a community of people whose approach to living is very intentional and mindful, but don't seem to take themselves too seriously while they go about it."

Photo by Shawn O'Connor

Photo by Shawn O'Connor