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More from the Wednesday presentation at Campbell's by Roger Books, the CEO of the Destination Development Association. He gave statistics on shopping and lifestyle trends, and then gave examples of cities and towns he's worked with to transform their main business districts. One of the statistics he gave was that 50 percent of all households in America now subscribe to Amazon Prime. Then he followed it up with this:

Later in the presentation, Brooks commented on the welcoming signs to Chelan – or maybe the lack of them:

It will be interesting to see what the city, the chamber and the HDCA takes from Brooks' presentation last week.

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