CITY OF JACKSON CELEBRATES OPENING OF DOWNTOWN FITNESS TRAIL

Jackson, TN- The city of Jackson announces the official grand opening and ribbon-cutting of the new Downtown Fitness Connection Trail on Thursday, July 25, 2013, at 11 a.m., at the West Tennessee Farmers Market, 91 New Market St., Jackson, TN 38301.

Mayor Jerry Gist, states, “The Tennessee Department of Health Eat Well Play More Grant, West Tennessee Healthcare, City of Jackson Recreation and Parks Department, and Jackson Downtown Development Corporation successfully partnered to continue making health and wellness accessible to neighborhoods in this pocket of the city such as Jackson Walk and the Lambuth Area.  The new 1.5 mile fitness-equipment walking trail is thoughtfully planned right through the 'Healthy' Heart of Downtown Jackson!”

For more information:  Contact Sandy MacDiarmid (Superintendent, City of Jackson Recreation and Parks at smacdiarmid@cityofjackson.net or Katie Pace (Executive Director, Downtown Development Corporation at kpace@cityofjackson.net)

Jackson TN –Office of the Mayor
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