State park trail may have funding
by Franklin Clark, Reporter --
Mar 19, 2014 | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend | print
A proposed Universal Access Trail at Lake Barkley State Resort Park may now have a funding source.

At Monday evening’s Trigg County Fiscal Court meeting, magistrates unanimously approved a grant application through the Pennyrile Area Development District that will help the Friends of Lake Barkley State Resort Park develop the trail.

“It’s a 50-50 match grant. There is a little bit of concern, I think, not a lot, but a little concern, that we’ll be able to raise that total 50-50 match,” said Trigg County Judge Executive Hollis Alexander. “I think any in-kind work that we can do will go toward that, to help ease the burden of that 50-50 match.”

Ashley Johnson with PADD said the organization is looking for $85,977 to help finance the trail, which will be accessible for everyone, regardless of disability or handicap, and will be located near the LBSRP Fitness Center.

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