Greater Cleveland Trails & Greenways Conference

Decision makers, planners, practitioners, trail advocates Share ideas, discover new tools, and set the stage to transform plans and concepts into successfully completed projects. Explore emerging trends in design Build skills for funding and project success Understand how trails and greenways benefit the economy, environment, and health of thriving communities Connecting the dots with Jay […]

CVNP Seeks Volunteers for National Trails Day

Volunteers are needed to build, improve, and repair trails in Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) for National Trails Day on Saturday, June 4. Projects include building new sections of the East Rim off road mountain bike trail, improving conditions of the Langes Run and Butler equestrian trails, enhancing areas along the Lake and Pine Grove […]

The Greater Cleveland Trails & Greenways Conference is June 2nd

The Greater Cleveland Trails and Greenways Conference is Thursday, June 2nd. Building on feedback from successful past Conferences, this 4th Biennial event will include expert speakers, topic panels, peer learning, open discussions, and networking opportunities. Featured is Jay Walljasper, popular speaker, award-winning writer and community consultant. CEUs available for various professions. Read More Among the […]

George V. Voinovich Bridge Project Tours, 4/28 – 9/30

Public tours are now scheduled for the 2016 construction season Reservations are required. Attendees may sign-up on-line at the link here or by calling 216-344-0069 (toll-free 855-803-5280). Up to 20 people will be able to participate in each of the two monthly tours.    2016 Tour Dates and Times Reservations Accepted Starting: Thursday, April 28 9:30 […]

Detroit-Superior Bridge Improvement Plan Public Meeting

The City of Cleveland is undertaking a planning study for the Veteran’s Memorial Bridge (Detroit-Superior Bridge) to determine strategies for improving safety and accessibility for bicyclists and pedestrians. For those who are unable to attend the meeting, please complete the survey here. For more information please contact the City Planning Department at 216.664.2952 Location: St. […]

Update on the Industrial Heartland Trail Network

The Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has done a great update on The Industrial Heartland Trail Network on its blog: “1,450-Mile Developing Trail Network to Revitalize America’s Industrial Heartland“ The Industrial Heartland Trail Network is an “envisioned trail network which will span 48 counties across four states, running through western Pennsylvania, northern West Virginia and eastern Ohio and reaching […]

Is the Towpath Trail part of regional plans?

The Towpath Trail & Greenway is identified in the following regional, county, watershed and community level plans and is consistent with their strategies and priorities. State Plans: Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan for Ohio (SCORP, 2013). The Report identifies the Towpath Trail (page 23) and asserts that former towpaths, like the trail running through the […]

Call for Nominations- Greater Cleveland Trails & Greenways Conference

The Greater Cleveland Trails & Greenways Conference Planning Partners are seeking nominations to recognize and award outstanding trail projects and creative trail programming at the biennial Conference June 2, 2016, in Brecksville. This Recognition and Awards program will: • Showcase the many recent trail and bike lane projects of our region • Showcase unique ways people are […]