WETUMPKA — Ben and Erin Napier returned to Wetumpka recently to look at in on how The metropolis is progressing after the “House Town Takeover” effort competed a dozen tasks earlier this yr.
The Napiers host The favored HGTv collection “House Town” the place they renovate homes Of their homemetropolis of Laurel, Miss. The “Takeover” effort took on A complete metropolis for renovations.
The event collection currentcased 12 primary renovations All by way of Wetumpka, collectively with eating places, retailers, historic homes, public areas, A mannequin new farmers’ market—And An complete downmetropolis road.
“The current actually launched us to the nation,” said Mayor Jerry Willis. “They typically did it Inside the biggest method. Every thing was constructive on the reveals and they actually currentcased what makes Wetumpka good. We nonetheless have people visiting Wetumpka based mostly on what they noticed on the current.
“That is going To revenue Wetumpka for yrs and We’re excited to see what they current on The mannequin new program,” Mayor Jerry Willis said Regarding the HGTv current.
“That is going To revenue Wetumpka for yrs and We’re excited to see what they current on The mannequin new program.”
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The current’s episodes are nonetheless producing pleasure, said Brenda Varner, of Wetumpka.
“I meet people Almost every week Who’re visiting,” she said. “I imply why else would somebody from Arizona come to Wetumpka? And that i have met two people from Arizona.”
House Town Takeover chosen The metropolis As a Outcome of the state of affairs for The mannequin new collection, a spin-off of The favored House Town starring Ben and Erin Napier (pictured).
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