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Vilas panel rejects sponsorship of Stewardship grant for bike trail

By Ken Anderson
News Correspondent

A request to have Vilas County sponsor a Department of Natural Resources  Stewardship grant for construction of a bicycle trail between Conover and Phelps was denied last week by the county Forestry & Land Committee.

The proposed project would be the second segment of the former railroad grade from Muskrat Creek to Song Hill Road and cost an estimated $385,000, according to county board supervisor Loren Johnson of Phelps.

“We need a government sponsor and Phelps

Tuesday, April 09, 2013 5:15 PM

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