Archive for April 2013

Climb Time

Are you ready for a really great workout? Recently PATH partnered with Georgia State Parks and Rockdale County to complete over five miles of new trails in and around Panola Mountain State Park. The portion of this trail that will get even the most avid hill climber’s attention occurs just east of the Alexander Lake…

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Sea Island Road Trail Planned

PATH is partnering with the St. Simons Land Trust and Glynn County to propose a trail paralleling Sea Island Road from Demere Road to Frederica Road on the island. This is the last trail segment of the 2005 PATH master plan to be completed on St. Simons Island. The 2.5 mile-long trail project will include…

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University Trail

PATH crews will begin constructing the Carrollton Greenbelt Trail through the University of West Georgia (UWG) campus in Carrollton a few days after students are dismissed in April. Friends of the Greenbelt, the City of Carrollton, and PATH have been planning and designing the trail through UWG for several months. The Greenbelt Trail will be…

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Big Plans for Buckhead

Livable Buckhead is close to completing the public outreach and planning phase of the proposed greenway and trail along Georgia 400 between Loridans Drive and Peachtree Creek. The facility is the centerpiece of the proposed greening of Buckhead effort that includes parks, trails, streetscapes, and other amenities aimed at making the community the preferred place…

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10th Street Cycle Track

The City of Atlanta, the Midtown Alliance, and PATH are building the City’s first cycle track on Tenth Street between Monroe Drive and Charles Allen Drive. The track, (example pictured to right), will allow two-way bicycle traffic separated from travel lanes, between Charles Allen and the Atlanta BeltLine at Monroe Drive. Even better, the new…

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Finally We Are Studied!

After negotiating the myriad of issues from adjoining neighbors and tediously maneuvering through the govern- ment process, I have the privilege of riding my bike down each new trail and seeing the joy we have created on the faces of the people I meet. Every mile we build is worth the effort. I really do…

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