Friday, November 21, 2008

In Your Own Backyard

In summarizing the information from the Town Hall meetings on Community Capitalism, it became so clear that Licking County is rich with assets located in our own backyard. Need a reason to enjoy life in Licking County? How about 40:

  1. Midwestern/small town feel

  2. Community support for one another

  3. Close to Columbus/centrally located

  4. Quality Hospital that has been recognized as a Top 100 in the nation

  5. Downtown Newark Square

  6. Licking County Courthouse

  7. Licking River running through the downtown

  8. Newark Public Library

  9. The Dawes Arboretum

  10. Indian Mounds

  11. The Works

  12. Bike Trails throughout the county

  13. Unique towns like Granville and Buckeye Lake

  14. Lost cost of living

  15. Postcard city

  16. Numerous golf courses

  17. Home to the Longaberger Corporate Headquarters

  18. Our many parks

  19. Strong community service organizations (Rotary, Lions, etc.)

  20. Good athletic opportunities (Babe Ruth, North Newark, etc.)

  21. Y.M.C.A.

  22. Flint Ridge State Memorial

  23. Blackhand Gorge

  24. Rotary Playground

  25. Hartford Fair

  26. Lou & Gib Reese Ice Arena

  27. Lake Hudson

  28. Cranberry Bog

  29. Bike Path Bridges

  30. Ye Old Mill

  31. National Trails Raceway

  32. Davis Shai House

  33. Buckingham House

  34. Bryn Du Mansion

  35. Veterans Park

  36. Cherry Valley Lodge and Water Resort

  37. Granville Inn

  38. Buxton Inn

  39. Heath Water Park

  40. Licking County's rich history

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