Gordner Announces State Grant for Middlecreek Township, Snyder County

(HARRISBURG) – The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has awarded a grant to Middlecreek Township, Snyder County, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27).  The funding has been approved by the State Department of Conservation and Natural resources through the Community Conservation Partnerships Program.

The $40,000 grant will be used for rehabilitation and further development of Middlecreek Nature Park.  This works includes: construction of a pavilion, the addition of a pedestrian walkway, access drive and parking area, ADA access, landscaping and other related site improvements.

The Community Conservation Partnerships program is funded through a variety of state and federal sources including the Keystone Park and Recreation Fund, the state Recreational Trails Fund, the Environmental Stewardship Fund and the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund.

CONTACT:  Mike Stephens (Senator Gordner) 717-787-8928