Reclamation Awards Contract for Rehabilitation of Court Sheriff Campground at Canyon Ferry

Media Contact: Todd Dixon, (406) 247-7300
Mark Andersen, (406) 247-7610

For Release: November 09, 2005

Great Plains Regional Director Mike Ryan announced a $541,520 contract was awarded to Spaulding Construction Company of Stevensville, Mont., to rehabilitate Court Sheriff Campground at Canyon Ferry Reservoir. Work on the campground will consist of roadway and campsite layout, earthwork, paving and chip sealing roadways and campsites and placing pavement markings. Work is set to begin later this month. The campground was closed to public use on November 1 and will reopen about Memorial Day weekend.

The campground is located on the northeast shore of the lake about 15 miles east of Helena.

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