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.