Trail funding

Photo by Steve Clark.

Joe Blomeke (second from left), president of the Huntington Common Council, accepts a check for $255,748 for the completion of Huntington’s Little River Trail Section 4 from Andrew Briggs, a member of the Northeast Indiana Regional Development Authority Board, during a meeting of the board in the Huntington County Economic Development offices, in Huntington, on Tuesday, Dec. 12. The board voted unanimously to disburse the funds to Huntington during the meeting. The trail section in question is a key link in the broader regional plan to connect Fort Wayne with Logansport along the Upper Wabash River watershed. Pictured are (from left) Indiana State Senator Andy Zay, 17th District; Blomeke, Briggs and Jeff Turner and Gene Donaghy, Northeast Indiana Regional Development Authority board members.