Thursday, February 27, 2014 12:55:39 PM
Whether they be along your trail or throughout your Trail Town, take a moment to look at your crosswalks. Safety to bicyclists and pedestrians is important. Maintenance and up keep of cross walks can be a pain, but here's a new way to look a those plain white lines.
Safety and Public Art in one!... read more
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 1:26:54 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Trail Town Program® Expands to Allegheny County - Kick Off Event Planned for March 19th
Greensburg, PA - The Trail Town Program® is hosting a kickoff event on Wednesday, March 19th from 6:00-7:30PM at the Bulgarian – Macedonian National Educational &... read more
Tuesday, January 07, 2014 8:50:14 AM
Are you or someone you know interested in working with the Trail Town Program® and the Student Conservation Association(SCA)?! SCA will be hiring two new corps fellows to work in Trail Towns across western Pennsylvania. See details below and click here to apply.
April... read more
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 11:18:21 AM
There was just too much to say about our latest Trail Town Summit on November 12 to fit into a single post. After a brief break to network and digest all the knowledge just presented to us about trip packaging and how it needs to work with businesses and town, the second session continued with a... read more
Thursday, November 14, 2013 4:07:49 PM
The Trail Town Program puts on at least two events a year when trail businesses and community members along the whole length of the Great Allegheny Passage are invited to get together to talk shop. Our latest Trail Town Summit, on November 12, started off on a chilly day dressed in the first true... read more
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 9:43:37 AM
Within only the past several years a lot of public art has been created or placed along the trail. Some of these efforts were coordinated, such as the 2008 effort during the Pittsburgh 250 campaign that helped install over a dozen individual pieces on the trail. Others just happen as an outpouring... read more
Friday, October 18, 2013 12:00:00 PM
Fall is in the air, and Trail Town Program® is prepping for another networking event for businesses, organizations, and partners throughout the Trail Towns. The Fall 2013 Trail Town Summit will be held on Tuesday November 12th from 10am to 2pm at Le Grande Catering - 111 South 2nd Street, West... read more
Friday, October 18, 2013 9:01:35 AM
Join us for a special open house at 101 South Water Street in downtown West Newton.
Over the last 15 or so months this 1922 building has been under renovation and is ready for new tenant(s).
A new roof, windows, storefront, and back deck are a few of the highlights for the riverfront property.... read more
Thursday, September 26, 2013 8:07:22 AM
“It’s all downhill here from here”: Day Four on the GAP
“It’s all downhill here from here” is a phrase I would use back in my Kennywood days working on the world famous Thunderbolt (which you happen to see right from the GAP near Homestead). But it also... read more
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 1:31:33 PM
After covering near 80 miles in two days, we earned our sleep last night. Our third day began well at the campground, with a chill in the air and the weather promising to be as comfortable as could be hoped for, though tall trees and hills all around us, the sunrise can’t be seen from our... read more