West End: Olympic Discovery Trail gets $1.6 million grant

A $1.6 million federal grant will allow completion of a 16-mile section of the Olympic Discovery Trail between Lake Crescent and Cooper Ranch Road, Clallam County commissioners were told Monday.

The commissioners must hold a public hearing to add the project to the county’s Six-Year Road Plan to be able to spend the money, County Public Works Director Rich James said.

The commissioners next week are expected to set a public hearing for mid-July.

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