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Aug 07

National Park Service Director to Visit Varney Playground

Posted on August 7, 2014 at 5:01 PM by Paul Cohen

National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis will be visiting Varney Playground on Monday, August 11, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Land and Water Conservation Fund, which funds historic preservation, conservation, outdoor recreation and clean water projects across the country.  The Town of Chelmsford has received a $248,352 matching grant from the Land and Water Conservation Fund to provide accessibility and other improvements to the playground's beach area and bath house.   The Community Preservation Fund is the source of the Town's matching funds for this $496,705 project.