published Apr 2006
Three common concerns of trail opposition: crime will go up, property values will go down, liability and lawsuits.
published May 1987
This study looks at property values and crime rates adjacent to the rail-trail.
published Sep 2010
Surveys were undertaken on eight shared-use trails to see who uses these trails, how far they travel to a trail, and what they spend and on what items.
published Mar 2011
Measuring the benefits and economic development of trails.
published Nov 1998
The primary purpose of this report is to heighten awareness of the regional, recreational, and economic asset and to bolster current efforts to extend and improve the facility.
published Oct 2001
Documenting the impact of Nebraska’s developing trail system, using surveys to learn more about usage patterns, public safety, property values, and community quality of life along three rural rail-trails.
published Feb 2000
Despite increased promotion of trails for health and recreation, critics of new trail development continue to raise questions about the suitability of trails in neighborhoods. Concerns often focus on the impact of trails on property values and public safety in different types of neighborhoods.
published Apr 2021
San Jose is developing a 100 mile trail network! View the handout!
published Dec 2004
The Washington and Old Dominion Trail (W&OD) is a 45-mile long transportation and recreation corridor running from Arlington, Virginia, west to Purcellville.
published Sep 2000
Are trails safe? How do they affect property values of adjacent residents?
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