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Health Department of Northwest Michigan
serving Antrim, Charlevoix, Emmet, and Otsego Counties
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Promoting Active Communities Bronze Award for Pellston Building Healthy Communities Coalition

The Pellston Building Healthy Communities Coalition received the Promoting Active Communities Bronze Award from Michigan Department of Community Health. Jim Gillett, Pellston Village President, holds the award surrounded by members of the coalition's Physical Activity Work Group: Mary Weitzel-Baily, Pellston Elementary School Physical Education teacher, Bill Tebbe, Pellston Public Schools Superintendent, Monique Dean, Pellston Elementary School Principal, Larry Cassidy, Emmet County Commissioner, Jim Gillett, Jane Rose, Village Council Trustee, Steve Vorenkamp, Chairman, Burt Lake Trails Committee, Erika VanDam, Health Department Family & Community Health Supervisor (Hornet Health Center), Tammy Doernenburg, Emmet County Director of Planning & Zoning, John Ferguson, Michigan State Police Trooper, Jane Sundmacher, Building Healthy Communities Grant Coordinator, Jim Harrington, Health Department Building Healthy Communities Consultant
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