Trail development continuing

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VERMILION COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Development continues on the Kickapoo Rail Trail.

The Vermilion County Conservation District Board agreed to spend up to $159,000 on retaining an engineering firm for the next phase of the trail.

When completed, the trail will stretch 24 miles along a an abandoned rail line. A segment of the trail opened from Urbana to St. Joseph in August.

More work is scheduled to extend the route to the Champaign-Vermilion County Line this year. 

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