Posts Tagged ‘ East Coast Greenway ’

Bikers hit trails hoping to raise awareness for Farmington Canal

Jul 15th, 2013 | By

Bicyclists hit the trails on a recent Saturday morning, hoping to raise awareness about the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail. The ride covered fifty-six miles of trail and was organized by DEEP Commissioner Dan Esty.

Darien Joins 2,900-Mile East Coast Greenway

Mar 1st, 2013 | By

Darien will become a stop on a 2,900-mile trail from Maine to Florida as part of the East Coast Greenway.

Manchester, Bolton: Extension of Charter Oak Greenway

Jan 11th, 2013 | By

State Department of Transportation proposing $11.4 million trail extension When completed, eastern Connecticut will be relatively gapless, part of the state’s 198-mile portion of the East Coast Greenway, a combination of off-road and on-road paths snaking from Maine to Florida. Do you like this post? Please visit the “How to Support Us” page and make

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Manchester Cuts Ribbon on Latest Section of East Coast Greenway

Jun 6th, 2012 | By

The two-mile addition expands the walking/biking/running trail from Gardner Street to Porter Street.

East Coast Greenway Clears Gritty Hurdle

Jun 1st, 2012 | By

The New Jersey trail is the latest step forward for the greenway—which at more than 7,000 acres is one of the largest public spaces being developed in the country, according to the East Coast Greenway Alliance. The Wall Street Journal reports on a newly completed section of the East Coast Greenway in New Jersey.

Merritt Parkway Trail workshop raises hopes and concerns for 40-mile trail from NY to Stratford (update)

Apr 19th, 2012 | By

A public workshop on the Merritt Parkway Multi-Use Trail Feasability Study that took place at Osborn Elementary School in Fairfield Tuesday night was aimed at uncovering concerns and opportunities and suggestions the Connecticut Department of Transportation could consider implementing if the trail ever comes to fruition. Click on this environmental headline for more on this story from Environmental Headlines.

SBM charitable foundation awards over $1.5M – Business – West Hartford News

Feb 11th, 2011 | By

The SBM Charitable Foundation recently awarded $487,241 to area non-profits in its final fourth quarter grants of 2010, for a total of $1,522,591 grant awards for the year, including award money for a a municipal plan in the Town of Bolton for its Linear Trail in conjunction with the East Coast Greenway via SBM charitable

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Woman finds Greenway good for the soul

Aug 23rd, 2010 | By

ELIOT, Maine — Some walk for pleasure, some walk for exercise, and some walk for their spirit. Karen Terzano is walking for all the above and so much more on her 740-mile pilgrimage that recently took her through southern Maine and the Seacoast. Terzano, 59, of Ellsworth, Maine, came walking through the Berwicks and Eliot

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