Ground breaking ceremony
held for AJ Smith
The groundbreaking ceremony for Tecumseh’s AJ Smith Recreation Center took place on Monday, March 26. Pictured are (l-r) Michelle Brasseur, Vice President Business Banking, United Bank & Trust; Stacy Downing, Parks and Recreation Advisory Board; Larry Ash, Chair, Parks and Recreation Advisory Board; Joe Williams, Lenawee Community President — United Bank & Trust; Chuck Gross, Vice-Chair, Lenawee Community Foundation; Ron Wimple, Tecumseh City Council; Dick Johnson, Mayor City of Tecumseh; Pat Housekeeper, Tecumseh City Council; Larry VanAlstine, Tecumseh City Council; Dave Hickman, Chair, Lenawee Community Foundation; Gary Naugle, Tecumseh City Council; Suann Hammersmith, President-CEO Lenawee Community Foundation; Kristin Columbus, Parks and Recreation Advisory Board; Carlton Cook, Lenawee Community Foundation Boardmember; Scott Hill, Secretary Lenawee Community Foundation, President, Krieghoff Lenawee; and Brent Gnodtke, Vice-President Kreighoff Lenawee. Photo/video by Mickey Alvarado.
By DEB WUETHRICH
City officials, Lenawee Community Foundation representatives and several members of the Tecumseh community gathered at John Smith Park on Monday, March 26, to break ground at the site of the AJ Smith Recreation Center.