The Daily Globe - Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

DNR awards area Iron Belle grants

 

Larry Holcombe/Daily Globe

A sign on South Boundary Road, near the Presque Isle River and County Road 519, directs hikers on the North Country Trail that includes crossing a footbridge.

Three area projects along Michigan's Iron Belle Trail will receive grants through the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.

In the third round of Iron Belle Trail funding, the DNR received 41 applications and each awarded project will receive up to $30,000 for improvements that include feasibility studies, preliminary construction and engineering of new trail segments, signage for trail segments and trailheads, environmental impact studies and other uses.

The North Country Trail Association of Ontonagon and Gogebic counties will receive $4,200 for four separate informational panels at t...



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