Gov. Andy Beshear and Congressman Hal Rogers announced the award of a $4 million grant for infrastructure improvements to Rush Off-Road Park.

The grant is a Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet Abandoned Mine Lands Pilot program grant. The funds will be used to add a new access road and extensions of sewer and water lines to its trailhead.

The Boyd County Fiscal Court will oversee the AML project.

The 7,000-acre ATV/UTV park is located in southern Boyd County.

More details to come on this story.

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