Destination O’Fallon Featured in Public Management Magazine

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PM Magazine March 2018 Destination O'Fallon

O’Fallon, Illinois The City of O’Fallon was recently featured in the March issue of Public Management “PM” Magazine. The article highlights “Destination O’Fallon” and tells the story of how an Illinois city became a hot spot for recreational Tourism. The article can be viewed at https://icma.org/articles/pm-magazine/destination-ofallon.

“This article, which is shared world-wide, is another example of how O’Fallon is stepping out onto the world stage as a premier community,” said Mayor Herb Roach.

The article, which provides an in-depth review of how O’Fallon has used its central location and high-quality-of-life ethic to create an economic development engine built around recreational tourism and the O’Fallon Family Sports Park. The article also describes “Destination O’Fallon,” an economic development initiative that is an investment in the community and intended to spur economic growth, to support youth and families in a truly positive way, and to help the City of O’Fallon realize its vision for a successful and prosperous community.

The article was co-authored by Walter Denton, City Administrator and Grant Litteken, Assistant to the City Administrator.

PM Magazine is the national journal of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), and distributed to over 11,000 city managers and administrators worldwide.

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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Grant Litteken at 618-624-4500 x8760 or email at glitteken@ofallon.org.