Save the Date- Towpath Trail Stage 3 Groundbreaking April 22nd

As announced at our Towpath Tappening event this past Friday, we have found the perfect date to celebrate construction beginning on Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail– Earth Day morning Saturday, April 22nd. Details are still being developed- stay tuned to the Canalway Partners Facebook and Towpath in Cleveland blog for more info. Stage 3 of the […]

Towpath Tappening 2017

Join Canalway Partners Friday, March 3rd (3-3) at the Towpath Tappening- a celebration of all things Canalway with live music, food and Great Lakes Beer. We have 3 big announcements – 6PM, 6:30 PM and 7PM. We’ll also share news on the 2017 Towpath Trilogy Race Series, the Towpath 150 overnight bike ride, and the […]

Tremont Towpath Integration Plan Kicks Off in 2017

The following appeared in the Tremont West Development Corporation February newsletter “Inside Tremont” Tremont West in partnership with Tremont Pointe applied for and received an Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing Strategies Fund grant to carry out a neighborhood-wide engagement and planning process to identify strategies that will integrate the Towpath Trail into the fabric of our […]

Towpath Media Coverage in 2016

The Towpath Trail and the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area received a good bit of press coverage in 2016. Here are some stories to check out if you are interested in our work- Canalway association awards over $125,000 for six projects, Akron Beacon Journal, December 2016 Ohio & Erie Canalway Association awards grants totaling $363,000 […]

Towpath Trail Receives Clean Ohio Trails Funding

Cuyahoga County has been conditionally awarded $317,030 in 2016 Clean Ohio Trails Funding for Stage 4 of the Towpath Trail Extension Project. Stage 4 of the Towpath Trail Extension will run 1.5 miles from Literary Ave. to the future Canal Basin Park in Downtown Cleveland’s Flats. This stage will be the final northern Towpath connection between […]

Janette Sadik-Khan at the City Club

Janette Sadik-Khan, former Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation and author of Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution, recently spoke at the Cleveland City Club. The topic was the role transportation plays in improving the quality of life in cities. Innovations such as bike lanes, creative placemaking and pedestrian connections are all discussed. […]

Towpath Trail most popular attraction in CVNP

The Cuyahoga Valley National Park recently conducted a study to provide demographic information about park visitors, as well as their preferences for a park visit and attitudes about the park. Survey says… The most visited sites or trails in Cuyahoga Valley National Park are the Towpath Trail (68%), the Boston Store Visitor Center (27%), and Brandywine Falls […]