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From left, Knox County Park District Commissioner Bruce Hawkins, Commissioner Gloria Parsisson, Knox County Park District Director Lori Totman, Community Foundation Program Manager Lisa Lloyd and foundation director Sam Barone look over the new handicapped parking area at the Mount Vernon Avenue access to the Kokosing Gap Trail. Request this photo


MOUNT VERNON —The Kokosing Gap Trail will soon have a handicapped parking area that is fully compliant with Americans with Disabilities Act requirements.

Knox County Parks District Director Lori Totman explained that this spring, people who use the bike trail approached them and said the handicapped lot needed to be improved. It only had room for two vehicles.

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