ExploreParkRoanoke County is preparing to take over operation of Explore Park with the long-term goal of developing it into a “regional adventure park”. The county plans to sign a 99-year lease for $1 a year to operate and develop the park. It has sat largely dormant in recent years, in large part from a lack of stable funding.  WFIR’s Evan Jones has the story.

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