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Construct 25 electric/water hookup campsites at Bunker Hills Regional Park

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Parks & Trails Fund
Anoka County
Start Date
July 2009
End Date
June 2012
Counties Affected
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2009, Chp. 172, Art. 3, Sec. 3 (a) (SFY 2010) PTLF
Appropriation Language

Sec. 3. METROPOLITAN COUNCIL$12,641,000$15,140,000
(a) $12,641,000 the first year and $15,140,000 the second year are from the parks and trails fund to be distributed as required under new Minnesota Statutes, section 85.535, subdivision 3, except that of this amount, $40,000 the first year is for a grant to Hennepin County to plant trees along the Victory Memorial Parkway.
(b) The Metropolitan Council shall submit a report on the expenditure and use of money appropriated under this section to the legislature as provided in Minnesota Statutes, section 3.195, by March 1 of each year. The report must detail the outcomes in terms of additional use of parks and trails resources, user satisfaction surveys, and other appropriate outcomes.
(c) Grant agreements entered into by the Metropolitan Council and recipients of money appropriated under this section shall ensure that the funds are used to supplement and not substitute for traditional sources of funding.
(d) The implementing agencies receiving appropriations under this section shall give consideration to contracting with the Minnesota Conservation Corps for contract restoration, maintenance, and other activities.

2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Growth in campground visits over time. The 2013 annual report will compare 2009 campground visits (pre-construction) to 2011 campground visits (post construction) to measure the effect of adding these additional campsites to the campground.

Recipient Board Members
County Board
Project Overview

Bunker Hills Regional Park. Construct an additional 25 electric/water hook-up campsites at Bunker Hills Regional Park.

Project Details

Bunker Hills Regional Park

Project Manager
First Name
John Von DeLinde
Street Address
550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW
Zip Code