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GreenTown Conference wraps up

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A green initiative conference at the Doubletree in South Bend has wrapped up.

Almost 500 people from the Midwest gathered to share ideas on how to improve the daily lives of their cities and towns.

Some of the topics were health and wellness, sustainable business and transportation.

Mayor Pete Buttigieg gave the closing remarks Friday.

"The most important thing going forward is to be that follow through," said South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg. "To make sure we actually keep things in motion. That these ideas move off the page and onto the streets."

This was the largest ever conference of its kind in history.

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