Wellmark grant to restore and build Iowa River Trail

By Rachel on October 1, 2016 in Trail News & Updates

The Wellmark Foundation approved a $75,000 match grant to TRAILS Inc. to help build and renovate the Iowa River Trail. Local support and contributions equal to the amount of the grant will be needed by December 15 in order to receive the grant.

The Wellmark Foundation selected the Iowa River Trail project as one of only 17 that were approved.

In awarding the match grant, Stephanie Perry, The Wellmark Foundation manager said, “We applaud TRAILS, Inc. for launching the Iowa River Trail project. The trail will make it easier and safer for everyone to become more physically active through access to new hard surface recreational trail and its connection to the already existing trails.”

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