Solar lights light up Lake Emerson
Solar Lights at Lake Emerson
September 23, 2021
Twelve light poles with solar LED lights have recently made their appearance at Lake Emerson on the west side of Jewell. The poles follow the walking path around the lake. Increased lighting will allow increased use of the area and will be appreciated by area residents and visitors.
The idea had been around for a time but came to fruition when the City of Jewell wrote and received two grants. The first was from the Jewell County Community Foundation. This grant of $7,131, was awarded during the fall of 2020. It allowed for the purchase of the materials needed for the lighting project. Th...