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What Will Money Being Raised for Gus Wortham Golf Course Facelift Be Used For?

Gus Wortham Park has a golf course that has been in operation since the 1900s. But it could use a facelift, and that costs money. The Houston Golf Association set a goal of raising $5 million last year, and they did. Now they face raising another $15 million this year. To see where those fundraising […]

Gus Wortham Park has a golf course that has been in operation since the 1900s. But it could use a facelift, and that costs money. The Houston Golf Association set a goal of raising $5 million last year, and they did. Now they face raising another $15 million this year.

To see where those fundraising efforts stand, and what ultimately that money will result in, we talk with Steve Timms, the president and CEO of the Houston Golf Association.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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