A new season is underway on the Raccoon River Valley Trail.  Greene County Conservation Board staff members Pat Soukup and Dave MacNaughton were mowing the trailhead in little Cooper on Friday, April 22.

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As of Monday, April 25, Guthrie County gravel road 245th Street continues to be closed approximately one mile northwest of the town of Linden at the junction of the Raccoon River Valley Trail. Construction is nearing completion on paving that trail crossing of the road.  Trail users will have to walk their bikes around the construction area as they use the trail. For more information, contact the Guthrie County Conservation Board office at (641) 755-3061.

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Wow! Big grant from casino profits will pave the gravel road crossings of the RRVT in Greene County!
, 5 April, 2016

Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation, in its first distribution of charitable funds from profits at Wild Rose Casino & Resort in Jefferson, gives its largest grant, $124,000, to pave the seven RRVT crossings that need it in the county. "This is like Christmas for us!" says Greene County trail manager Dan Towers. "Thank you for having the trust and confidence in those of us who are improving this trail." Paving of two RRVT crossings in Guthrie County will be helped, too. ...

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