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Forge to Refuge & Cross County Public Meetings

Two Circuit trail segments are undergoing feasibility studies.  Radnor Township is conducting the Forge to Refuge Trail (East and West) feasibility study and Plymouth Township/Montgomery County are jointly conducting the feasibility study for the Cross County Trail between Germantown Pike and Joshua Road.  Both studies are contracted to Campbell Thomas & Company.

There are two upcoming meetings worth attending if you are interested in providing input on the alignment of these trails.

September 15th, 7pm - Forge to Refuge (East) - Bartram's Garden, Philadelphia 

October 7th, 7pm - Cross County Trail - Greater Plymouth Community Center, 2910 Jolly Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA.

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DCNR Announces Grants for Circuit Trails

On November 20, 2012, Governor Corbett announced the DCNR Community Conservation Partnerships Program grants for 2012, which make an investment of $26.5 million in 198 projects to revitalize communities, create new recreational opportunities, and conserve  natural resources throughout Pennsylvania.   
The DCNR grant program combines several funding sources into one. Funding comes from:
  • Keystone Recreation, Park and Conservation Fund (Key 93)
  • Environmental Stewardship Fund (ESF)
  • Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) – federal monies
  • Pennsylvania Recreational Trails (PRT) – federal monies
  • Snowmobile/ATV Fund

The following trail segments in the Circuit received grants: