Monday, September 15, 2014 2:09:04 PM
September Events Coming Up on 3 Major Trail Corridors!
Autumn is coming with the changing leaves and colder temperatures but that is not slowing down the event planning in many of the Trail Towns located on the Great Allegheny Passage, the Trans Allegheny Trail, and the Sheepskin Trail. Here are... read more
Friday, August 29, 2014 11:25:42 AM
If you are a resident of McKeesport, PA and have a passion to make change, then you may be interested in becoming a ReClaim Ambassador with GTECH. GTECH is looking for ten ambassadors to work with them and improve the vacant lands in McKeesport. Each ambassador will attend free classes and... read more
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 8:46:18 AM
Within this last month the Trail Town Outreach Corp has been reaching out to business members within the Trail Towns to invite them to join the Trail Town Certified Network. An inclusive network for business and organizations in trail towns. This month the Trail Town Certified Network has grown by... read more
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11:57:37 AM
Many Trail Towns have a bulletin board at their trail head to help promote events and businesses within the town. Sometimes these boards can look worn and out of date if not regularly updated with new and current information. These updates do not need to occur often but can make a huge difference.... read more
Tuesday, August 05, 2014 8:01:25 AM
Check out the Scene in one of our new Trail Towns—Titusville!
The birthplace of the commercial oil industry, Titusville is also is one of the Trail Towns along the Erie to Pittsburgh Trail. Coming up in August, there are two events that promise lots of family-oriented fun. The first event is ... read more
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 2:31:03 PM
On July 16 the Trail Town Program® organized a clean up in the park which included the help of the LaRosa Boys & Girls Club. Thirteen people spent several hours cleaning up the park. In total about twelve bags of debris and litter were collected. The children learned about the importance... read more
Thursday, July 10, 2014 9:06:38 AM
On Saturday, June 14th, the West Newton Farmer’s Market held their opening day festivities for the community. There were a variety of activities that took place in Simeral square ranging from children’s activities, a USA Flag Ceremony, music, and a variety of vendors to shop for local... read more
Wednesday, July 02, 2014 3:15:16 PM
It's been a few years since the last Great Allegheny Passage Trail User Survey was completed - 2011 to be exact. And since then the trail has been completed and more and more people are out on the trail! This summer Trail Town Program in partnership with the Allegheny Trail Alliance is working to... read more
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 3:27:06 PM
While serving with the Student Conservation as a Trail Town Fellow, we have the opportunity to work with many communities throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. This month we are excited to work with two communities along the Great Allegheny Passage on community clean up projects.
On July 15th we... read more
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 3:25:54 PM
The Trail Town Certified Network is an exclusive network for businesses that reside in Trail Towns along major trail Corridors. This year we are expanding the Trail Town Certified Network beyond the Great Allegheny Passage to now include, The Trans-Allegheny Trail, The Montour Trail, The Sheepskin... read more