Prairie du Chien Receives Waterfront Grant

Prairie du Chien has been awarded a 200-thousand dollar grant for Waterfront Improvements on Saint Feriole Island. City Administrator Chad Abram says that the grant is from the State of Wisconsin for 200,000.00 for Island improvements. The City of Prairie du Chien will utilize Acquisition and Development of Local Parks funds for the project. These improvements encompass the development of a ten foot wide recreation trail, electrified open air shelters, concrete pads for bench seating along the waterfront, installation of a 5 foot wide walking mat and the conversion of the closed Fisher Street boat launch into a concrete seating area.