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Comstock ' s magazine We recently spoke with Amanda Blackwood about new strategies for the longstanding Sacramento Metro Chamber .
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New Midtown Parks Group to Activate Five Local Parks

by Jessica Laskey
The Midtown Association recently announced plans to form a nonprofit arm called Midtown Parks to activate five parks in Sacramento — Fremont Park , Winn Park , Truitt Bark Park , James Marshall Park and Sutter ’ s Fort State Historic Park — by making infrastructure improvements and planning calendars chock-full of activities .
Sacramento Metro Chamber CEO Amanda Blackwood on the Organization ' s Future
Jennifer Pereira Merino So refreshing ! Thank you , Amanda ! Jan Geiger I think Amanda is great . Freddie Silveria ❤️👏👏
The Voice of Capital Region Chambers Is Decidedly Female — Here ' s What They Have to Say
@ CEAemployers Greater # Sacramento-area City Chambers speak up about their thoughts and hopes for business legislation in 2019 , including more attention for rural California communities : http :// ow . ly / m0gv30o27tt via @ comstocksmag

Don ’ t Ignore the ' Not Mommy ' Penalty by Jennifer Montgomery

Even without a name , a kind of suspicion about not having children exists . It manifests itself in a very common belief that not having children is something of which to be ashamed of or disappointed .
115 @ comstocksmag We ' re celebrating our 30th anniversary this year . Shout out to our # FearlessLeader Winnie Comstock-Carlson at the helm for 3 decades , offering business insight to # California ' s Capital Region . # womeninleadership # throwback .
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