Trail Towns Conference

Post Conference Materials

pdf_icon Speaker's Bios

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Presentations

Trail Town Video (20.5 M)

Keynote Address
pdf_icon Cathy McCollom-The Progress Fund: Launching a Trail Towns Program (10.5 M)

Economic Benefits of Trails
pdf_icon Pat Tomes-Rails to Trails Conservancy: Economic Impact (3.4 M)
pdf_icon Todd Poole-4ward Planning LLC: A (Economic) Path Less Travelled (1.6 M)

Session 1A: Role of Local Government
pdf_icon Joe Syrnick-Schuylkill Banks: A Bold New Vision for the Schuylkill Riverfront (3.9 M)

Session 1B: Business Needs
pdf_icon Elissa Thorne-Delaware and Lehigh NHC: Bridging the Gap, Improving Trail-Town Experience (5.4 M)
pdf_icon Dan Neduscin-Neduscin Properties: Economic Stimulus Package (5.1 M)
pdf_icon Todd Poole -4ward Planning LLC: Trends, Opportunities, Actions (2.3 M)

Session 2A: Everyone is in the Hospitality Program
pdf_icon Shelley Speirs-PA Tourism Office: Active Outdoor Recreation Economy (813 K)

Session 2B: Trail Tales
pdf_icon Ted Danforth-Hidden River Outfitters: Paddling on the Schuylkill: A Recreational Success Story (3.7 M)