Mt. Dewey Trail extension work possible next year

 

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Wrangell seen from the top of Mt. Dewey.

The Mt. Dewey Trail extension project could go to construction next year, including a new trailhead parking area on Bennett Street, just north of U.S. Forest Service offices.

The borough assembly May 11 unanimously approved a $69,542 contract with PND Engineers for scoping work to prepare the project for final design, to be followed by construction. Almost 91% of the cost of the scoping contract will be covered by federal funds, with the borough paying the rest.

"It's nice to have something in the works for more green space," said Assemblymember Ryan Howe.

In addition to a new route up the...



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