Governor Pritzker just announced $28.9 million in grant money that will fund 89 projects throughout the state through Illinois Department of Natural Resources, and a few Champaign County spaces will benefit: 

Champaign County Forest Preserve District: $152,400 for expanding accessibility at Lake of the Woods

Champaign Park District:  $400,000 for Human Kinetics Park Development

Village of Rantoul: $360,000 for Rudzinksi Park Redevelopment

Urbana Park District: $400,000 for Crystal Lake Rehabilitation Project

You can find out more about the statewide grants here.

Photo by Patrick Singer