Jay Kasperbauer

Iowa’s water trails: A deluded investment


An article from 2018 introducing The Central Iowa Water Trails project boasted a vast eight-acre water trail recreation park spanning various bodies of water around the Des Moines metro. The project entails renovating three major dams and the $117 million plan is to be funded by private and public funds, with $17 million already raised. A recent decision by the […]