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Five Mile Creek Trail part of new regional master plan

Visit the Five Mile Creek Greenway on the new regional trail web site: www.redrocktrail.org  

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A Blueprint for Greenways in the Heart of Alabama

The Blueprint for Greenways in the Heart of Alabama was completed in December 2011 through funding from the Building Communities program at the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham.  The Blueprint for Greenways is a manual for implementation of Greenway Plans Using Five Mile Creek Greenway as an example. View the report here :   Greenways-report-Final.pdf

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Study Being Considered for Impact of Recreation on State’s Economy

Recreational trails and parks may be Alabama’s silent industry, but it might take some shouting to get that message out. That megaphone could come in a form of a study that trail supporters are proposing to detail the impact that recreation has on the state’s economy. Members of the Alabama Trails Commission and advisory members […]

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