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Vision Iowa board approves money for Des Moines gardens


The Vision Iowa board has approved nearly $1 million for improvements to the botanical gardens in Des Moines. The panel voted Tuesday to approve a $980,000 grant for the gardens. The money will go toward an $11.6 million renovation of the gardens. 

The gardens located along the Des Moines River will make improvements the cafe and changes to its parking lot. The work is expected to be completed in summer 2014. 


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