Hopewell Valley Come Outside and Play – June 8 -10

June 6, 2017 by  
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Hopewell Valley Come Outside and Play is this weekend. This Hopewell Valley community-wide event was established to increase awareness of nature and an appreciation of time spent outdoors. Families and community members are welcome to attend any of these activities. Registration is required for some activities. View the full list of activities on-screen here, or […]

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ADVISORY: Bear sighting reported in Mercer County Park between Cold Soil and Keefe Roads

May 31, 2017 by  
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Issued advisory from The County of Mercer and the Mercer County Park Commission: The County of Mercer and the Mercer County Park Commission was notified of a recent bear sighting in Lawrence Township in the area of Mercer Meadows Park between Cold Soil and Keefe Roads. This notification is being issued to make residents aware […]

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Times of Trenton Editorial: This N.J. open space trail is worthy of the wait

May 16, 2017 by  
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Click on link below to read full editorial. http://www.nj.com/opinion/index.ssf/2017/05/this_nj_open_space_trail_is_worthy_of_the_wait_edi.html

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NJ.com Covers Construction on the LHT

May 16, 2017 by  
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NJ.com coverage of the LHT: Construction begins on latest addition to Lawrence Hopewell Trail Click on the link below to read the full article. http://www.nj.com/mercer/index.ssf/2017/05/construction_begins_on_latest_addition_to_lawrence.html

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Construction of Province Line Road Segment of the Lawrence Hopewell Trail is Underway

May 3, 2017 by  
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 3, 2017 Construction of Province Line Road Segment of the Lawrence Hopewell Trail is Underway Critical segment’s construction marks significant progress toward completion of the 22-mile biking and pedestrian trail for the region The long-anticipated construction of the Lawrence Hopewell Trail’s Province Line Road segment is underway, and when completed in […]

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Hop on Your Bike and Ride to Work Friday

May 14, 2015 by  
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Lawrence Hopewell Trail invites Mercer County employees to cycle to work and share their commute via selfies (LAWRENCE, N.J.) — The Lawrence Hopewell Trail Board of Trustees is calling on workers of Mercer County to leave their car keys at home on Friday and instead hop on their bikes to commute to work. In recognition […]

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Professional Engineers Society of Mercer County Honors Their Own, Citizens, Scholar and Projects

May 13, 2015 by  
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LHT Co-presidents recognized   The Professional Engineers Society of Mercer County recognized governmental and private engineers, projects, citizens and scholars at the 55th Annual Awards Banquet held recently at Mercer Oaks Banquet Facility in West Windsor, NJ.   “The Mercer County Chapter of the State and National Society of Professional Engineers is one of the […]

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From corporate campus to park: Partnership saves 320 acres in rural Hopewell Township

May 13, 2015 by  
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HOPEWELL TWP. – An innovative project to convert a 1950s corporate campus on Carter Road into a public park took a big step forward at the Friday, April 17, closing on a land purchase that saves 320 acres from major development. A partnership of a dozen public agencies and nonprofit organizations, led by New Jersey […]

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Congressman Rush Holt Honored for Helping Blaze a Trail Through Lawrence and Hopewell Townships

March 11, 2015 by  
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The Lawrence Hopewell Trail honored U.S. Rep. Rush Holt of New Jersey’s 12th Congressional District with the 2nd annual Trailblazer Award at an event last night at the D&R Greenway’s Johnson Education Center in Princeton. Congressman Rush Holt, who has been a key supporter of the LHT since its inception in 2002, was instrumental in […]

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Officials celebrate opening of Lawrence Hopewell Trail through – not around – Dyson Tract

March 11, 2015 by  
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Lawrence Hopewell Trail board members joined with former Lawrence Township Councilman Robert Bostock and other dignitaries and guests to celebrate the opening of a beautiful new segment of the LHT during an official ribbon-cutting ceremony today at the Dyson Tract off Princeton Pike. The cleanup of a ten-acre portion of the Dyson Tract was made […]

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