Rep Lucido votes for funds to build local leg of Iron Belle

first_img Categories: Lucido News,News 15Jun Rep. Lucido votes for funds to build local leg of Iron Belle Trail State Rep. Peter Lucido today joined his House colleagues in approving Natural Resource Trust Fund money, which includes funding to construct a portion of a statewide trail through Shelby Township.Lucido, of Shelby Township, said development of the trail will cost $663,600 in a combination of Trust Fund and local money, and will take hikers and nature lovers to the Clinton River.“This trail will be part of the Iron Belle Trail connection that will stretch from Detroit to the Upper Peninsula,” Lucido said. “Our part of the trail will be in the 429-acre River Bends Park and will give visitors a chance to take in the beauty of the Clinton River and surrounding area.”The funding is comprised of revenue from the lease of state land and is designated on an annual basis in partnership with local governments for the projects.The bill now goes to the Senate for consideration.#####The bill is Senate Bill 76.last_img read more

Reuters is due to launch its multiplatform onde

first_imgReuters is due to launch its multi-platform, on-demand, video news service Reuters TV early next year. Launching a holding site for the service ahead of its full launch in 2015, Reuters said it would offer “your news when you want it, straight from the source and made to fit your day.”Reuters TV will offer programmes ranging from five to 30 minutes in length, along with “images and insights” from more than 2,500 journalists.Users will also be able to customise the service so that they can watch a news show tailored to their interests and location and interact using the social web.last_img