UPDATE: Public Memorial Scheduled for Former Director of TC Downtown Development Authority

A public memorial has been scheduled for Traverse City's Downtown Development Authority Director Bryan Crough who passed away over the weekend.

The public is welcome to pay their respects on Saturday June 22 at the Traverse City Opera House starting at 11:00 a.m.


The director of the Downtown Development Authority in Traverse City passed away on Sunday night.

His office says they were told the cause of Bryan Crough's death was a heart attack.

Crough had been serving as the executive director of the office for the past 23 years, but that is not the only role he had in the city during his time here.

9 and 10's Marisa McKay and photojournalist Jeremy Erickson spoke to Crough's colleagues today who say Traverse City's ultimate urban planner will be greatly missed.

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