County shooting for $10 million trails grant

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — It’s better to have swung and missed than never to have swung at all, and Eagle County is stepping back to the plate to try again a federal grant to finish the countywide trail system.The county commissioners Monday gave the green light for the ECO Trails staff to take a shot at a $9.2 million federal transportation grant.The total project is $15 million to build 19 miles. Of that 14 miles runs along Highway 6 between Edwards and Eagle, along with a few miles between Gypsum and Dotsero, and between Eagle-Vail and Minturn.When they’re done it’ll be an …

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