Advance to Boardwalk

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Clair Muller was the Atlanta City Council representative, George Bush was President, and PATH was working long hours to finish the Silver Comet Trail when plans were completed for the trail along Northside Drive in Buckhead. After years of delays unrelated to the trail, the PATH project between Bitsy Grant Tennis Center and Peachtree Creek…

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More Spanish Moss Trail

There are now seven contiguous miles of the Spanish Moss trail in Beaufort, South Carolina open for business! In January, PATH crews completed a 1.6 mile segment between the freight depot at Depot Road and Broad River Road north of Smalls Parkway. This latest phase was funded by a Transportation Enhancement allocation from the South…

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SOUTH PEACHTREE CREEK TRAIL EXTENSION UNDERWAY

Two new segments of the South Peachtree Creek Trail near Mason Mill Park are underway. The longest extension will connect the existing trailhead at the end of McConnell Drive to North Druid Hills Road at Spring Creek Road near the golf driving range. This phase will feature over 2000 linear feet of elevated boardwalk serpentining…

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PATH Celebrates 25 Years

As PATH celebrates 25 years of service to the community, the organization is preparing to celebrate another significant milestone — surpassing 250 miles of trails. Investments in the “Realizing the Vision” capital campaign will support the construction of 37 additional miles in the PATH network, radiating out from the center of Atlanta into communities throughout…

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CHILLAXING

I recently read where Webster’s was adding a handful of new words to their 2016 dictionary to keep pace with the dialogue spoken in the world in which we live. Words like emoji , meme, photobomb, and twerk are ‘new’ words regularly used this year that didn’t exist a few years ago. Webster’s is obviously…

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MORE THAN JUST A TRAIL

PATH crews are making significant progress on segments of the PATH along Georgia 400 through Buckhead. After a rain-soaked winter, conditions along the corridor are finally conducive to retaining wall and drainage structure installation and the earth moving required to create a bed for the trail. An extraordinary partnership between Livable Buckhead, the Buckhead Community…

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INITIATIVES THAT WILL MAKE THE WESTSIDE THE PLACE TO BE

For decades, Atlanta’s westside neighborhoods have lagged behind the rest of the city when it comes to new development, revitalization, and especially connectivity. The entire quadrant of the city is separated from downtown by the Georgia World Congress Center, the stadium, and a rail yard. If westside residents wanted to walk or bike to town…

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PATH Parkway project begins construction

PATH Tech Parkway Construction Plan

PATH will begin construction on the PATH Parkway project on the Georgia Tech campus later this month. PATH, Georgia Tech, and the City of Atlanta are partnering to create an incredible linear park between Northside Drive and North Avenue by eliminating the southbound lanes of Tech Parkway and claiming the space for pedestrians and cyclists.…

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Carrollton Hosts Georgia Trail Summit in April 2016

Ga Trail Summit

Now in its third year, the Georgia Trail Summit convenes in Carrollton on April 14, 15 and 16. The conference is open to everyone interested in creating a connected trail system across the state. Tanner Health System is the lead sponsor. Carrollton was selected as the host city this year because the first 13 miles…

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