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.