“The students in this city are from all over and they may not be aware of proper safety measures if they are ever caught in a dangerous river current. Our hope is to educate them so that the number of rescues will decrease and they can enjoy the Greenway without having to worry about being stranded,” he said.
A representative from Georgia College has agreed to attend the brainstorming session. Dietrich is still in the process of contacting officials at Georgia Military College and Central Georgia Technical College.
“We're hoping that this meeting will not only bring the problem to the surface, but will also help us find a useful and productive solution,” said Dietrich.