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Trail In Pierre To Be Rehabilitated

Friday, August 11, 2017

PIERRE, S.D. (TodaysKCCR.com) -- Thanks to a matching grant from the Wellmark Foundation, the city of Pierre will rebuild at walking and bike trail near Down’s Marina in Pierre next year.

The Pierre City Commission this week accepted the grant at their meeting. Pierre Parks and Rec Director Tom Farnsworth says that the grant will be used for the reconstruction of the city-owned trail…

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Farnsworth says that in addition, the city will adds some amenities to that section of the trail around Down’s Marina where it connects to the Lewis and Clark Trail that goes towards Laframboise Island…

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The total cost of the trail rehabilitation project will be 135,590 dollars, with one half of that figure coming in the form of a grant from Wellmark. The city will pay the other half as part of their 2018 budget.

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