Posted: Nov 06, 2015

Governor Tomblin Announces Land And Water Grants - City of Elkins

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (November 5, 2015) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin today announced $584,809 in Land and Water Conservation Fund grants for 11 community outdoor recreation projects across the state. These park improvements will leverage nearly $1.2 million in federal, local and private funds and will benefit more than 236,000 West Virginia residents.

 The National Park Service provides Land and Water Conservation Grant Funds to the State. Funds are administered by the Community Development Division of the West Virginia Development Office.

City of Elkins: $30,000 for the installation of new playground equipment with accommodations for persons with disabilities in the City's 34-acre Glendale Park.

Congratulations to the City of Elkins and the Elkins Parks & Recreation Commission.