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Redevelopment committee discusses future of golf course maintenance

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The future of the Erskine golf course maintenance was a big issue for the South Bend Redevelopment Commission today.

A Florida company is currently paid for the course's upkeep.

Commission secretary Valerie Schey says she has an idea that will help bring jobs back to the city.

Valerie Schey, the South Bend Redevelopment Commission Secretary says, "If we can hire local people to do the work, why would be outsourcing to a Florida-based company so it has both to do with the cost that we're paying for the service as well as the fact that we should always hire locally if we can."

Discussion about the maintenance will continue at the commission's next meeting.

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