What if someone injures him or herself on the trail near my property, or worse wanders off the trail and is injured on my property?
Studies and surveys from throughout the U.S. document the beneficial effects of trails and greenways on adjacent and nearby property values.
There are over 10,000 miles of existing rail-trails in the U.S. With that many miles of rail-trails many successful remedies are available for privacy question.
Crime & Safety
Rail-trails are abandoned railroad corridors that have been preserved and redeveloped for walking, jogging, bicycling, horseback riding, or other forms of transportation and recreation. The over one hundred-year old natural landscape is preserved along the corridor.
Recreation & Health
A fresh wave of interest in bicycle and pedestrian transportation was engendered by the federal highway bill passed in 1991. The bill requires each state to hire a bicycle and pedestrian...