Ground broken for new boat ramp in Shawnee Park

Ground broken for new boat ramp in Shawnee Park
Construction is anticipated to be done on a new boat ramp in Shawnee Park by fall 2020. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Plans for a brand-new boat access ramp in Shawnee Park are becoming reality. A groundbreaking was held for the ramp Friday.

When complete, it will be able to accommodate more than two dozen vehicles and boat trailers, allowing families to enjoy the Ohio River.

The ramp is being funded by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Construction is anticipated to be done as soon as this fall.

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