Posted by Debra Worley - email
KURE BEACH, NC (WECT) - A new grant has been developed for the Kure Beach Ocean Front Park.
The NC Parks & Recreation Trust Fund will provide a grant of $456,233.
"While it is not the full amount we requested, we are very pleased PARTF finds our Ocean Front Park a worthwhile and beneficial investment for the state of North Carolina," said Mayor Mac Montgomery who attended the board meeting in Raleigh.
85 applications were received by PARTF requesting over $25 million in funding for projects in North Carolina.
22 applications were awarded funding, totaling over $8 million for projects and land acquisition disbursements.