Area Projects Awarded State Grant Money

The state’s Enhance Iowa Board has awarded 1.8 million dollars worth of grants to help finance a few community projects statewide, including a couple in the area.

The town of Marcus is getting a 300-thousand dollar grant for a facility that will include a golf course clubhouse, a recreation center, a restaurant and event venue, as well as an area for virtual sports.

The Enhance Iowa Board has awarded a half-million dollar grant toward improvements around West Okoboji’s Terrace Park Beach, which has a public swimming area in the lake, and the nearby Alex Danborn Memorial Park.

(thanks to Radio Iowa)