How is the Towpath Trail Extension Project Funded?

The Towpath Trail Extension Project is primarily funded through the Federal Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) Program. The CMAQ program “was implemented to support surface transportation projects and other related efforts that contribute air quality improvements and provide congestion relief.” The CMAQ funds are used for construction and right of way acquisition. The CMAQ […]

Peregrine Falcons at Scranton Flats

Very cool video from Share the River documenting Peregrine Falcons (and the people who watch them) at Scranton Flats. Last weekend we ran into C&C’s Ohio Peregrine Page at Scranton Flats on the #CuyahogaRiver. Bolt & Cuyahoga are the… Posted by Share the River on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 This Falcon was photographed at Scranton Flats […]

RiverSweep 2015 Totals

Thanks to everyone who supported RiverSweep 2015. This year, 919 volunteers cleaned up ten sites in Cleveland neighborhoods such as Tremont, the Flats and Slavic Village. This year, volunteers pulled 54 tons of trash and 389 tires (5 tons.) RiverSweep placed a new emphasis on covering graffiti and cleaned sites in the Flats, on Columbus Road, Train […]

Find Your Park

The Ohio & Erie Canalway is a National Heritage Area designated by Congress to help preserve and celebrate the rails, trails, landscapes, towns and sites that grew up along the first 110 miles of the canal that helped Ohio and our nation grow. Explore the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area Check out the National […]

Cleveland Foundation Centennial Trail

Cleveland Metroparks has set bridges creating a connection between the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail and the Cleveland Foundation Centennial Trail (formerly known as the Lake Link Trail.)   The first segment of the Cleveland Foundation Centennial Trail is scheduled to open this summer, it will connect the 101-Towpath Trail at Scranton Flats to […]