Allows the Department of Natural Resources to negotiate contracts and grant easements to support concessions and other compatible amenities along Pure Michigan Trail. Read the legislation.
Requiring the development of a bicycle trail program as well as other trail development activities. Providing several appropriations for trail projects and funding for Safe Routes to Schools as well as establishing an Active Transportation Program. Read the legislation.
Creates the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Account through the Outdoor Recreation Grant Program. Enacted. Read SB 0264 here.
Success Stories — Recreation
The Ohio Legislative Trails Caucus, formed on March 29, 2017, is a bipartisan group of 30-and-counting state-elected officials committed to creating a statewide trails network to connect Ohioans. The Caucus is focused on improving existing trails and ensuring smart planning for future trail...
Oxford, Ohio (location of Miami University) passes tax levy to build 12-mile trail system. Read more about the process of getting this initiative on the ballot. The City of Oxford, Ohio passed a property tax levy on May 8, 2018 to fund the construction of its planned 12-mile multi-use trail...