Southport awarded grants to reconstruct boat launch ramp

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SOUTHPORT -

The Connecticut Port Authority awarded the town of Southport two grants Thursday through its Small Harbor Improvement Projects Program.

The town will get around $260,000 to dredge the town boat yard marina basin and reconstruct the boat launch ramp. 

An additional $6,500 was also given to update the Southport Harbor Management Plan.

The Southport Harbor is home to over 200 sail and power boats.

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