Tag Archives: Parks & Trails New York


Parks & Trails New York offers grants for park and trail groups

Parks & Trails New York is launching the latest round of its Growing the Grassroots capacity building grants for park and trail groups in New York State. The grants, which have increased in size to up to $4,000, will strengthen not-for-profit organizations that are working to build and protect parks Continue reading →


Senators Push for Dedicated Funding for Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety, Infrastructure

A group of 20 Senators are requesting $20 million in dedicated funding for bicycle and pedestrian safety and infrastructure to be included in SFY 2014-15 and beyond. The Senators have signed on to a letter circulated by Senator Martin Malavé Dilan (D-18) which asks for Senate leadership to include the Continue reading →

Erie Canalway

Report cites significant progress in closing Erie Canalway trail gaps

Parks & Trails New York (PTNY) and the Canalway Trails Association New York (CTANY) have released their third annual report, Closing the Gaps: A Progress Report on the Erie Canalway Trail 2012.   PTNY and CTANY note that 2012 was a year of many accomplishments in efforts to close the remaining Continue reading →