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posted Jul 18, 2018

The Power of Partnerships

These two stories provide valuable lessons in multiple user groups working together, multiple agencies cooperating, and users and agencies teaming for success.

  • tags: urban, transportation
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships

posted Jul 18, 2018

Sample agreement among land manager, landowner, and trail organization

A typical agreement addressing all issues and responsibilities of the parties to allow for trail use, in this case on the City of Austin's Water Quality Protection Lands (December 2004).

  • tags: landowner
categories: Funding, Planning and Management, Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships

posted Apr 21, 2018

21 Partnership Success Factors for Parks and Trails

by Brian O'Neill with National Park Service

As the Superintendent of Golden Gate National Parks, Brian O’Neill and his staff earned a reputation as a model partnership park where partnerships are a way of thinking about how best to accomplish the park's mission and build a community of stewardship.

  • tags: partnerships
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships

posted Apr 21, 2018

The Shoreline Greenway Trail: a study in patience, flexibility, and creativity

by John Eberle with Stantec

The 25-mile trail along a stretch of Connecticut’s southern coast faces challenges from acquiring easements, to coordinating between four towns, to designing through varying types of terrain.

  • tags: habitat, tourism
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 21, 2018

Partners build mountain biking trail system at Oak Mountain State Park

by Rob Grant with Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs

  • tags: mountain biking, partnerships
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships, General Interest, Trail Spotlights

posted Apr 23, 2018

Partnership works to improve Appalachian Trail in Bear Mountain State Park

by New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Partners work to develop volunteers skills to improve heavily-used sections of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.

  • tags: appalachian trail, partnerships, volunteers
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships

posted Apr 23, 2018

The Duthie Hill Story: a Public-private Partnership for Trails

by King County Parks and Recreation

The King County Parks-EMBA partnership is an excellent example of how a public-private partnership can leverage funds in tight fiscal times to create, maintain, and program a unique, world-class trails system that is open and accessible for all to enjoy.

  • tags: mountain biking, partnerships
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships

posted Apr 23, 2018

Triad Partnership protects and manages the Ice Age Trail in Wisconsin

by Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

The Ice Age Trail Triad shows that the federal government, a state agency, and a nonprofit can all work together to accomplish a lot more than they could if they worked on their own.

  • tags: partnerships, volunteers, conservation, operation
categories: Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships, General Interest

posted Apr 25, 2018

Using Partnerships and Cooperation to Get What You Need for Trails

by Skye Ridley with American Trails

Keynote Address to the Arizona State Trails Conference

  • tags: transportation
categories: Funding, Planning and Management, Advocacy and Promotion, Partnerships