Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

January 7, 2013

Transportation grants awarded to McDowell County

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

WELCH — A grant for transportation and a second for recreational trail development were awarded to projects in McDowell County Monday, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s office announced today.

Tomblin awarded a $40,000 Recreational Trails Program Grant to the  Hatfield-McCoy Trail system’s Indian Ridge Trail in McDowell County as well as a $50,000 Transportation Enhancement Grant to the Coal Heritage Authority for the 2012 Coal Heritage Survey in McDowell and Raleigh counties.