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INFORMATION ON THE SAGINAW/BAY AREA AND WHAT IT HAS TO OFFER YOU

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Site Selection Magazine named Saginaw-Saginaw Township North as the sixth Top Metro Area for New and Expanded Facilities in 2010 for areas with a population between 50,000 and 200,000. Nine projects met the criteria, which excludes retail, government, school and hospital projects. The projects must meet at least one of the following standards to qualify: at least US $1 million investment, create 50 new jobs or add at least 20,000 sq. ft.

The Saginaw Metro Area was ranked 8th for Cost of Loving and 44th for Culture & Leisure on the Forbes Magazine Best Small Places List.

The Saginaw area was recently ranked as one of the Top 5 Best Places to Live for Cost of Living by Salary.com

Saginaw has the largest group of cardiovascular surgeons in the State of Michigan – Michigan Cardiovascular Institute.

Saginaw County has five major hospital facilities that provide a wide array of medical services.

Synergy Medical Education Alliance provides five, community-based, fully-accredited residency training programs in emergency medicine, family practice, internal medicine, general surgery, and obstetrics and gynecology.

Delta College was named to Community College Week’s top associate degree producers list by Community College Week out of 1,200 community colleges nationwide in 2010.

Saginaw County was ranked by the Michigan Travel Bureau as the Number 3 Tourist Destination in the State of Michigan.

The Birch Run – Frankenmuth exit off I-75 in Saginaw County is the second busiest exit for tourism in the nation, second only to Orlando, Florida.

Saginaw is proud to be the home of the Saginaw Spirit Hockey Club, which is a member of the Ontario Hockey League. In 2007, the Spirit hosted the 2007 Bell OHL All-Star Classic.

Saginaw County has over 541 acres of park land providing year-round recreational opportunities. Saginaw has 26 public and private golf courses, 30 parks along with an 82-acre trail system for skiing or hiking.

Saginaw County has 15 museums, 34 meeting facilities, 43 hotels, 12 bed & breakfasts and 67 different religious denominations.

ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT/MUSEUMS/SHOPPING

Andersen Enrichment Center
http://www.saginaw-mi.com/Government/Departments/publicServices/Andersen/

Bavarian Inn Restaurant
www.bavarianinn.com/

Bay City Mall
www.baycitymall.com/

Bay City Players
www.baycityplayers.com/

Birch Run Expo Center
birchrunexpos.com/

Birch Run Premium Outlets
www.premiumoutlets.com

Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland
www.bronners.com

Castle Museum of Saginaw County
www.castlemuseum.org/

Delta College
www.delta.edu/

Fashion Square Mall
www.shopfashionsquaremall.com/

Frankenmuth Funships
www.frankenmuthfunships.com/

Frankenmuth River Place Shopping
http://frankenmuthriverplace.com/

Frankenmuth’s Wooden Covered Bridge
http://www.michigan.org/Property/Detail.aspx?p=G15956

Great Lakes

Green Point Environmental Learning Center
http://www.michigan.org/Property/Detail.aspx?p=G4716

Japanese Cultural Center and Tea House
www.japaneseculturalcenter.org/

Junction Valley Railroad
www.jvrailroad.com/

Loons Baseball Team
http://louisville.bats.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t456

Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum
www.svsu.edu/mfsm

Michigan’s Own Military and Space Museum
www.michigansmilitarymuseum.com/

Midland Center for the Arts
www.mcfta.org/

Midland Mall
www.shopmidlandmall.com/

Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum
http://midmicm.org/

Pit & Balcony Community Theatre
www.pitandbalconytheatre.com/

Pride and Country Village
www.prideandcountry.com/

Saginaw Art Museum
www.saginawartmuseum.org/

Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra
http://www.saginawbayorchestra.com/

Saginaw Children’s Zoo
www.saginawzoo.com/

Saginaw Spirit Hockey Team
www.saginawspirit.com/

Saginaw Valley State University
www.svsu.edu/

Silent Night Memorial Chapel
www.bronners.com/aboutUs/silentNightChapel.cfm

Temple Theatre
www.templetheatre.com/

Zehnder’s Restaurant and Splash Village Hotel & Water Park
http://www.zehnders.com/