Could long-distance multi-use trails in the Adirondack park bring tourists, revenue? Check out dick Beamish’s editorial in this week’s Adirondack Daily Enterprise to find out.
Malta, NY is looking to use eminent domain to extend one of their trails to improve bike and pedestrian access to a new chip fab plant.
Read this Grist article to find out how bike tourism has helped other local economies.
Finally, and sadly, as the comments on this Newton County, Georgia trail editorial reveal, there are still many folks out there who have yet to grasp the overwhelming benefits of multi-use trails.