Speeding Up the Process
Standard Trail Plans and Specifications.
Presenter: James “Scott” Groenier, Project Leader – National Technology and Development Program, USDA Forest Service
The USDA Forest Service, in cooperation with FHWA Recreational Trails Program, has updated and expanded their Standard Trail Plans and Specifications to assist with the design and assembly of trail construction plan packages. They include standard plans for trails and trail bridges, standard specifications for construction of trails and trail bridges on Forest Service projects, and standard pay items.
Jim Schmid reviews Chuck Flink's newest book "The Greenway Imperative: Connecting Communities and Landscapes for a Sustainable Future"
Hear how research projects support the facts that trails do provide a positive economic benefit in their communities.
A presentation on the emergence and growth of the greenway and open space system in Denver, Co.
When advocates gather, trail magic happens.