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Trails Projects Grant Award

Mason City, IA (KICD)–A northwest Iowa Trails Board receives a hefty grant.

It was announced this week that the Orleans and Dickinson County Trails Board received a grant of nearly $371, 500 for the Pioneer Beach Road Trail.  that is one of eght State Recreational Trails Projects that received a total of just under $3.5 million in grants.

Those grants were approved by the Iowa Transportation Commission.  The State Recreational Trails Program was created in 1988 with the purpose of developing and maintaining recreational trails and trail-related facilities for both motorized and non-motorized trail users.