$26,000 CAT grant awarded to Clarksville

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Des Moines, Iowa – The Enhance Iowa Board awarded a $26,000 Community Attraction and Tourism (CAT) grant to a splash pad project in Clarksville at yesterday’s meeting in West Des Moines.

The project includes the construction of a handicap accessible splash pad with a bollard activator, ground geyser, spray cannon, aqua dome and other features. Total cost for the project is estimated to be close to $139,490.

The Enhance Iowa Program provides financial incentives to communities for the construction of recreational, cultural, educational or entertainment facilities that enhance the quality of life in Iowa.

To date, nine CAT awards have been granted by the board, totaling $3,168,481.

The next Enhance Iowa Board meeting is scheduled for April 12, 2017, in Waverly.

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Chris was born and raised in Webster City, IA. As a young kid, he would always be caught singing along to songs on the radio. He says he's good at karaoke but we think otherwise. ;) In his free time, he enjoys beginning new projects at home and hardly ever finishing them. Chris lives in Charles City with his wife Vicki and a daughter Brynlee.