Lawrence County Sheriff Gets Patrol Bike Grant

Bedford, Indiana. June 5, 2015

At the monthly planning meeting for the Milwaukee Road Transportation Trailway, Richard Vonnegut, President of the Indiana Trails Fund, Inc., presented checks totaling $2187.26 to the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department for a new bicycle patrol initiative.
Awarded to provide new bicycles, the initiative aims to provide on and off duty patrol of the Trail.
The money came from the “Howl at the Moon” fundraising event held on April 4, 2015 at the U Street trailhead, and attended by an estimated 400-500 people. Other money raised has funded gravelling the Wilson Park trail connector.
The event was sponsored by Healthy Balance Wellness Center of Bedford.

For further information, please contact:
Mario Vian
Hoosier Rails to Trails Council, Inc
P O Box 402
Indianapolis, IN 46206-0402
317-237-9348 (o)
317-989-2040 (c