Welcome

Thank you for visiting Paducahsun.com, online home of The Paducah Sun.

Calendar
June 2012
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 01 02

Click here to submit an event.

Local counties receive grant funds for parks

Staff report

Gov. Matt Bevin and the Department of Local Government announced Thursday that 20 Land and Water Conservation Fund grants totaling $758,000 have been awarded. The grant money will be used to maintain and develop parks and facilities.

"These projects offer a unique opportunity to invest dollars directly for the benefit of people in local communities throughout the commonwealth," said Sandra Dunahoo, Department of Local Government commissioner. "The vast outdoor resources of our commonwealth are available to be enjoyed by everyone."

Several area municipalities are grant recipients. They are:

â ¢ Crittenden County, $30,000 for the Dam 50 Boat Dock project.

â ¢ Graves County, $22,500 for the Mayfield-Graves County Baseball Park improvement.

â ¢ City of Benton, $75,000 for the city pool house.

â ¢ Kentucky Department of Parks in Trigg County, $11,323 for the Lake Barkley State Resort Park wheelchair accessible trail.

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Your comment has been submitted for approval
captcha 71cdb5d70c764785b5ca54d8bcacb3d9
Top Classifieds
  • Labrador Pups $500 839-1198 Details
  • HAVANESE PUPS AKC Home Raised, Best H ... Details
  • Details
  • Lower town Condo w/ garage, Leslie He ... Details
  • Beautifully &Totally Renovated Co ... Details
  • House for SaleAurora, KY2 Bdr, Liv RM ... Details
  • SEEING is believing! Don't buy p ... Details
  • Hill Crest SubdivisionCorner Lot180x ... Details
  • AUTOMOVER SPECIAL6 lines - 14 dayson ... Details
  • Red 2013Ford Taurus Loaded30,000 + mi ... Details
  • 2007 NissanAltima Hybrid147,000 miles ... Details
  • Old Ford Backhoefixable or for parts2 ... Details

Most Popular
  1. Duplicate Bridge
  2. U.S. can't check ideals at the door
  3. BOGUS EU court decides no science required
  1. U.S. can't check ideals at the door
  2. Falling gas prices to fuel holiday trips
  3. Duplicate Bridge
  1. Duplicate Bridge
  2. U.S. can't check ideals at the door
  3. BOGUS EU court decides no science required
Discussion

Check out these recently discussed stories and voice your opinion...