Nature-based resources of Williamsport could be used to promote tourism, encourage small business development and create a higher quality of life.

That’s the premise of what City Council’s economic revitalization committee heard Tuesday from an official with the Pennsylvania Downtown Center, a non-profit based in Harrisburg.

Julie Fitzpatrick, assistant director and special projects coordinator at the center, in a teleconference with the committee said natural resources in and around Williamsport can be an economic generator.

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