Governor Jay Nixon announced four Trails Grants for southwest Missouri Thursday, March 24th at the Lakeside Pavilion at Valley Water Mill Park. The Watershed Committee was one of the recipients of the DNR Trails Grant, which will provide an ADA Accessible trail, connecting the Lakeside Pavilion to the new Watershed Center Education Building and help construct trailhead parking. The Governor toured part of the trail with Matt Keener, Operations Manager and Stuart Murr, Board Chair. 
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