Urban Pathways Initiative Summit
February 2012 — Camden, N.J.
May 2011 — Cleveland, Oh.
February 2010 — New Orleans, La.
Who: More than 100 advocates of urban pathways, greenways and trails from more than 25 cities across the nation, in the nonprofit, private and public sectors engaged with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy's Urban Pathways Initiative.
Why: Discuss best practices that encourage physical activity on shared-use pathways in urban neighborhoods and engage around the issues unique to urban pathways, including:
- Navigating complex jurisdictional issues
- Building political and neighborhood support for long-term projects
- Working effectively with diverse communities
- Connecting with police to manage crime and traffic safety on trails