Archive for January 2015

South River Phase 1B Underway

After a decade of delays, PATH crews are finally under construction on the South River Trail, Phase 1B between the Gresham Park Recreation Center and the Decatur campus of Georgia Perimeter College (GPC). The trail will be an extension of the existing South River Trail between Intrenchment Creek and Gresham Park built in 2010. The…

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MORE TRAILS IN CONYERS

PATH is delighted to renew a partnership with the City of Conyers to extend the Olde Town Conyers Trail. The extension will begin at the existing trail near the library on Greene Street and continue north and east through Olde Town, two elementary schools, Rockdale County High School, and into Pine Log Park. Several spur…

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DIVIDED BY HIGHWAYS

A few of my biking buddies contacted me recently regarding the Georgia Department of Transportation’s (GDOT) plans to widen Georgia 400 north of I-285. The initial design does not include provisions for extending the PATH400 trail we are presently building in Buckhead. It is important that we can convince them otherwise. It was 1991 when…

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DESTINATION: COP

For twenty-three years, PATH has been developing a system of greenway trails and cycle tracks that radiate from the city into the suburbs. Our partnership with Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. has produced several segments of the Atlanta BeltLine which will soon circle the city with a trail worthy of national recognition. Now that the PATH trails…

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PATH 2014 ANNUAL REPORT

2014 was a very good year at PATH. Thanks to a very generous philanthropic community, a dynamic, fully engaged board of directors, and a hard working staff of five, PATH has succeeded in delivering almost twelve miles of new trails this year. We continue to focus on raising money to design and build trails. We…

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