Jimmy Weekley announced today that the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Commission has approved a $100,000 grant for dinghy dock construction at
The grant funds will be used to build 110 new dinghy dock slips to
complement the mooring field development being established in the Garrison Bight
engineering technical services will be provided to complete the $102,500 total
cost of the project.
This grant funding will meet an important need, Mayor Weekley said,
as well as contributing to a safer and more environmentally friendly area for
small dinghies to dock.
The mayor noted that the additional slips would also make the citys
many cultural, historical, entertainment and dining opportunities more
accessible to visiting boaters.
This is the third grant the city has received from the Commission this
funding was received for boat ramp construction at 11th Street and
for a boat dock and ramp extension at City Marina.
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