18 Missouri trails to get federal grant money - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

18 Missouri trails to get federal grant money

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (AP) - Eighteen trails around Missouri will be sharing nearly $1.5 million in federal grants.

Gov. Jay Nixon says the grants will go to a variety of trails used for hiking, biking or all-terrain vehicles in both rural and urban areas.

The biggest grant - more than $300,000 - goes to the Missouri State Penitentiary Greenway Trail in Jefferson City.

The projects include:

Drake Harbor Trail in Warsaw, $53,500.

Renovation of parking area and construction of an emergency access road at Finger Lakes State Park in Boone County, $17,532.

Renovation of Devil's Icebox Trail at Rock Bridge Memorial State Park in Boone County, $59,100.

Chadwick Motorcycle and ATV Trail System in the Mark Twain National Forest in Christian County, $99,921.

Missouri State Penitentiary Greenway Trail in Jefferson City, $317,060.

Renovation of trails at Flat Nasty Off-Road Park in Dent County, $90,00.

Valley View Trail construction at Montauk State Park in Dent County, $31,020.

Connect and Keep Fit Trail in Albany, $99,914.

Ruby Jack Trail by the Joplin Trails Coalition, $100,000.

Mozingo Recreational Trail project just outside Maryville, $99,000.

Prairie Creek Greenway by Platte County Parks and Recreation, $100,000.

Sutton Bluff renovation in the Mark Twain National Forest in Reynolds County, $99,494.

Trail renovation by the Friends of St. Joe State Park in St. Francois County, $27,749.

Children's off-road-vehicle riding area in St. Joe State Park, $70,500.

Expansion of off-road-vehicle rinse station at St. Joe State Park, $90,000.

Ruth Park Woods Trail construction in University City, $100,000.

Copyright 2010 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • Sheriff's office investigating shooting in Independence Co.

    Sheriff's office investigating shooting in Independence Co.

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:02 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:02:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-27 03:11:22 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The Independence County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that took place Wednesday night.

    The Independence County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that took place Wednesday night.

  • Man assaults victim with pistol, police say

    Man assaults victim with pistol, police say

    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-04-27 01:36:29 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:45:51 GMT
    Logan Robertson (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Logan Robertson (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)
    Logan Robertson (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Logan Robertson (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A man is accused of hitting a victim as they attempted to call for help, Paragould police said Thursday. 

    A man is accused of hitting a victim as they attempted to call for help, Paragould police said Thursday. 

  • Police department expands search for new officer

    Police department expands search for new officer

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:05:27 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:41 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:41:36 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    An area police department is on the hunt for a new officer.

    An area police department is on the hunt for a new officer.

Powered by Frankly