Alexandria Echo Press: Grants help parks and trails in Greater Minnesota, including two Douglas County parks

EXCERPT: “More than $10 million in grants are available to fund infrastructure and other enhancements for Greater Minnesota’s regional parks and trails, including $750,000 to make them more inviting and accessible to underserved communities and people with mobility or other challenges. Two Douglas County parks would be eligible to apply for the funding – Lake Brophy Park and Kensington Rune Stone Park. Douglas County has been very successful in its grant applications over the years, according to the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Commission, which recommends the grants to the State Legislature. Lake Brophy Park received $930,746 last year and $130,000 in 2016. Kensington Rune Stone Park received $802,480 in 2017.” FULL STORY: