GreenWay News

New Webinar: Active Transportation for Healthy Communities (November 29, 2018)

About the Webinar: Webinar Date/Time: November 29th at 2pm Eastern Activity-friendly and walkable communities are designed in ways that make physical activity easier and more accessible for everyone.  America Walks has seen the dedication, passion, and innovation in communities across the US as they work to improve transportation systems to become more active, healthy, and…
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Call for Proposals:Mid-Atlantic Greenways & Trails Summit

Do you have greenways & trails expertise, insights and case studies to share? We invite innovative, cutting-edge proposals for Summit roundtables, breakout sessions, lightning rounds, and mobile workshops. Topics should be relevant to the challenges and opportunities facing the active transportation movement. Proposals should address questions such as: How can advocates, planners, policy makers, elected…
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Workplace Bike Challenge, September 2018

CYCLE SEPTEMBER IS COMING! Get yourself and your company signed-up! Overview - Cycle September - the Workplace Bike Challenge - September 2018 Organizations and their departments will compete against others of the same size (so it's a level playing field). Each individual, organization and department will earn points as pictured below. The more points you earn by riding…
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Biking Cooper River Park

Cooper River Park’s 345 acres, which the trail runs through, have long been considered the crown jewel of Camden County’s park system. In the future, the trails along the Cooper River will be extended to link with the walkway over the Benjamin Franklin Bridge, giving access to downtown Camden and Philadelphia, and connecting two important…
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Mid-Atlantic Greenway & Trails Summit

Save the date: April 4-6, 2019 Come learn, explore, & connect in Philly! The inaugural Mid-Atlantic Greenways & Trails Summit will bring together leaders and advocates of active transportation and greenway and trail development to advance bicycling and walking innovations across the region.  Submit a presentation proposal Celebrate the region's progress in developing the East Coast Greenway…
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10-Minute Walk Campaign: Celebrating Mayors and Cities Leading the Way

Everyone deserves a great park close to home. It was that belief that led the National Recreation and Park Association, The Trust for Public Land (TPL) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) to launch the 10-Minute Walk campaign in October 2017. Since the campaign’s launch, nearly 200 mayors have signed on, committing to improving park…
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Planning Grant Could Mean Safer, More Bike Paths in Camden

Camden County announced today that it received $100,000 from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission’s  Transportation and Community Development Initiative program for planning to improve bike and pedestrian connections along Haddon Avenue. Officials from the DVRPC, the City of Philadelphia and Camden County announced the grants in the Independence Blue Cross Courtyard on Market Street…
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Bike MS: City to Shore Ride, September 29-30, 2018

Ready for the ride of a lifetime? Bike MS: City to Shore is a ride that will take you farther than you’ve ever gone before. What makes this ride so special? This 2-day event, with route options for all cycling abilities from 25-180 miles, will take you through the flat terrain and back roads of South…
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Become a National Recreation Trail Ambassador

  National Recreation Trails (NRTs) are some of America’s finest trails. With almost 1,300 trails in the database, NRT’s include trails for all users types (equestrian, atv/utv, motorcycle, snowmobile, hiking, mountain biking, etc.), are located in urban and rural settings, and are managed by a variety of Federal, State, and local managing agencies. American Trails…
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