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How Parks and Recreation Opportunities Improve Quality of Life for Communities
Episode 515th March 2022 • Our Shoreline - Your Horizon • WGRT 102.3 FM
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Dan Casey talks with Nancy Winzer, St. Clair County and City of Port Huron Director of Parks & Recreation about the benefits of quality parks and recreation opportunities for a community.

"I have always loved every aspect of recreation, and I just love that my job has taken me to where I can learn different aspect of it," said Winzer. "The biggest joy I get is watching other people have fun."

Dan & Nancy talk about:

  • Parks and recreation opportunities benefit the community and drive economic development
  • Lakes, rivers, and access from parks
  • Trails for walking, biking, and horseback riding
  • Oldest lighthouse in Michigan
  • Longest trestle bridge
  • Bridge to Bay Trail
  • County fair
  • CanAm BMX
  • National Water Trails
  • Island Loop of Port Huron
  • Lake St. Clair, St. Clair River, Black River, Black River Canal
  • Bass fishing
  • Environmental stewardship
  • Developing quality of life in a community with parks and recreation
  • How tourists benefit from parks and recreation opportunities
  • Job opportunities at St. Clair County and Port Huron parks

To learn more about the St. Clair County EDA, visit their website here:

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Our Shoreline Your Horizon is produced by the following team members:

Host: Dan Casey

Audio Engineer & Voiceover Artist: George James

Podcast Administrator: Jessie Wiegand

Marketing: Tina Frazer & Jessie Wiegand



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