Posts Tagged ‘ Merritt Parkway ’

Trails for the Merritt? State might honor the ‘park’ in Parkway

Oct 3rd, 2014 | By

The public hearings and trail study are only the beginning of what could be a lengthy process. If the trail gets the nod after the study is completed and public input is analyzed, funding will be the next step, with a mix of state and federal dollars being essential to complete the project. For more

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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.

Feedback mixed on proposed recreational trail along Merritt Parkway

Mar 31st, 2012 | By

Area residents who recently participated in the state Department of Transportation’s first public workshop seeking feedback on a possible 37.5-mile recreational trail alongside the Merritt Parkway said they have mixed feelings about the idea. For more on this story, visit: Feedback mixed on proposed recreational trail along Merritt Parkway | The Hour. For more info

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Connecticut officials ask for public input on plan for hiking, biking trail along Merritt Parkway

Mar 21st, 2012 | By

Connecticut transportation officials are asking the public to comment on a proposed hiking and biking trail along the Merritt Parkway. The Connecticut Department of Transportation has scheduled a public workshop Thursday at the Stamford Government Center. Other meetings are scheduled for Monday in Greenwich Town Hall, Outback Teen Center in New Canaan on April 3

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