Alton, IL

East Alton Approves PEP Grant Resolution

Story by WBGZ Radio

The East Alton Village Board met last night for their regularly scheduled board meeting. The board approved a resolution regarding Park Enhancement Program (PEP) grants from Madison County. East Alton normally receives around $30,000 through PEP grant funding. Joe Silkwood, Mayor for the Village of East Alton, says the money will be used for sidewalk development at Lions Park and a thermostat at the Keasler Complex. 

Silkwood, tells the Big Z, a little about the Madison County PEP grant.

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The Park and Recreation Program is designed to assist municipalities and park and recreation districts within Madison County to develop, enhance or expand park operations and facilities. 


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