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October 18, 2004

Albany- Getting the money for the Flint Riverquarium took votes from the Georgia Legislature.

Monday, House Speaker Terry Coleman took his first tour of the Riverquarium. Coleman says he's impressed with the facility and how it emphasizes the importance of the rivers that run through South Georgia.

"How else could you do a better job of learning about our community and the place where we live," Coleman said.

Coleman also says the Riverquarium appears to be a good way to bring people into the area.

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