Gov. Jay Nixon has announced that the St. Louis area will get about $550,000 to improve or develop trails.
The awards that are from a federal grant channeled through the state's Department of Natural Resources Recreational Trails Program.
Always looking for a place to relieve yourself on that afternoon run in Forest Park? Look no further.
As workers put the final touches on side-by-side hard and soft exercise paths ringing Forest Park, another hearing will be held tonight on the amenities that will be added along the paths.
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