Clermont County Health District Receives $50,000 Interact for Health Grant
The Clermont County General Health District recently announced it has received a $50,000 grant to enhance opportunities for physical activity and outdoor recreation in Clermont County. Interact for Health, a catalyst for health and wellness, provided the funding as part of its mission to improve the health of the Greater Cincinnati region. The grant will fund phase 3 of the Williamsburg to Batavia Hike Bike Trail and will enable resident to be more active.
“Phase 3 of the Williamsburg to Batavia Hike Bike Trail will add an additional 1.2 miles of trail that will connect with Greenbriar Road and provide a way to connect UC East and the YMCA to the trail”, said Julianne Nesbit, Health Commissioner for the Clermont County General Health District. “The knowledge that 1.2 miles of trail has the ability to open up approximately 8 miles of continuous hiking or biking makes this a wonderful opportunity for the county. Phase 3 will have a significant impact on the community to increase access and opportunities for physical activity.”
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