Nancy Darga is the Managing Director of MotorCities National Heritage Area. Dedicated by congress in 1989, Ms. Darga was one of the founding members. She was formerly President of Fortunate Land Planning & Design specializing in heritage tour development. A licensed Landscape Architect, Nancy served as Chief of Design for Wayne County Parks from 1978 -2003 spearheading many large regional park and trail development projects.
During her tenure with the County of Wayne she was one of the founding members of the Friends of the Rouge. For her efforts she was awarded the Friends of the Rouge Award in 1997. In 1999, Nancy was awarded the Michigan Public Servant of the Year Award by the Public Administration Foundation, Inc. for her extensive community outreach programs. For her continued work in historic preservation and heritage trail development she was awarded the Governor Swainson State of Michigan Historic Preservation, by the Michigan Department of Interior, May 2005.
MotorCities National Heritage Area
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Detroit, MI 48243
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