Guest column: The case for a water and surf park in Memphis

By , Guest Columnist Updated: July 25, 2022 3:02 PM CT | Published: July 24, 2022 4:00 AM CT
Aaron Shafer
Guest Columnist

Aaron Shafer

Dr. Aaron Shafer is a scientist at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital who is a passionate volunteer advocate for projects that improve the quality of life for Memphians.

A smaller water park with a surfing feature would serve as a huge draw for Mud Island, just as skate parks have proven very successful throughout Memphis.


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