It appears that the Hennepin canal parkway will be one of four state parks that will have funding restored. Sadly, 7 of the other 11 parks threatened with closure will indeed close Novemer 30. But the entire Hennepin as well as Gebhard and Channahon (which are in the I&M canal area to the east) will be kept open
Editor - Jim
This blog weighs in on topics such as long-distance skating, the Illinois canals, cycling, and a variety of related (and occasionally not-so-related) topics. I'd like to correspond with others interested in skating the Hennepin and I&M canals.