Jonesboro receives Outdoor recreation grant

Jonesboro receives Outdoor recreation grant

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – The city of Jonesboro was awarded a grant to help with a local park.

The city was awarded a half a million dollar Outdoor recreation grant from the department of parks and tourism for a Miracle League Playground.

The grant is a half and half match. The 250-thousand dollars from the Department of Parks and Tourism will be matched with support from local contractors.

The money will be used to construct a Miracle League Sports Field and playground at the southside Ball Park on South Caraway Road.

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