Lawrence Planning Board Approves BMS Plan For Trail Segment

May 19, 2011 by  
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The Lawrence Planning Board unanimously approved the proposal by Bristol-Myers Squibb to build a section of the Lawrence Hopewell Trail along the perimeter of their Lawrenceville campus. The trail section, about 2,500 feet in length, will run  from Carson Road Woods, inside the treeline, down Province Line Road, to the edge of the company’s property […]

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LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY APPROVES TRAIL PLAN FOR CARSON ROAD WOODS

February 9, 2011 by  
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With a unanimous vote, the Lawrence Township Council approved the plan to build an important section of the Lawrence Hopewell Trail (LHT) in the Carson Road Woods Park. Last month’s decision caps eight years of discussions with neighborhood organizations about the details and location of the trail. A 186-acre public park owned by Lawrence Township, […]

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LH Trail requests Hopewell Open Space funds for 3 remaining trail segments in Hopewell

February 9, 2011 by  
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“If Hopewell Township approves this request and finances it as they have previous open space projects, with a small ‘down payment,’ they will help create an asset that will pay dividends to our community for decades to come.”

“We also hope the Township Committee recognizes that this project is distinctly different than other open space projects, as it provides residents access to many hundreds of acres of preserved land paid for with taxpayer dollars,” Taylor continued. “That is consistent with state policy, county policy and the Hopewell Township Master Plan, and we think it just makes common sense.”

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New LHT E-Newsletter

August 2, 2010 by  
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View and read the LHT’s most current E-Newsletter by clicking the link below. Click for LHT Newsletter June 2010

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LHT Links to East Coast Greenway

June 12, 2010 by  
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The East Coast Greenway (ECG) is quickly taking shape as the urban alternative to the Appalachian Trail. Winding over 2600 miles through cities, suburbs, villages and countryside from Maine to Florida, it offers bicyclists a journey of discovery through the culturally and naturally rich eastern seaboard of the United States.   The ECG corridor is […]

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Google Biking Maps Show LHT

June 4, 2010 by  
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Google Maps now feature detailed biking directions for users who want to find the best directions for cycling. Accessible sections of the LHT are being added to Google’s web mapping service on a regular basis. Google unveiled its search feature for biking directions just this past March. Optimal routes are calculated from traffic, elevation change, bike […]

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LHT Safe Crossings Construction in Hopewell Twp

May 20, 2010 by  
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Construction work will begin soon on safe bicycle/pedestrian crossings at the intersection of Pennington-Rocky Hill Road and Bailey Drive in Hopewell Township to accommodate further expansion of the LHT. The entire cost of the planned safety improvements is covered by a $275,000 grant from the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT). Awarded by the State […]

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LHT on Facebook & Twitter

April 19, 2010 by  
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You can now find the LHT on Facebook and Twitter. Get the most up-to-date information on the LHT by visiting our Facebook and Twitter pages. Check them out often and become a Fan of the LHT! LHT on Facebook @ Lawrence Hopewell Trail Corporation; www.facebook.com LHT on Twitter @LHTrail; http://twitter.com/LHTrail

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New LHT Website Unveiled

March 16, 2010 by  
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LHT users can enjoy interactive features, access more information and route maps at our new website that offers detailed, high-resolution mapping and guidance to help maximize trail experiences. The new website at www.lhtrail.org was designed by Novita Issue Communications and includes timely LHT updates, intense graphics, route maps and segment-by-segment breakdowns. Learn about the LHT […]

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LHT Welcomes New Board Members

March 16, 2010 by  
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Seven community leaders recently joined the LHT’s Board of Trustees, the governing body of the trail. The 17-member Board ensures the LHT has the resources necessary to carry out our mission and strategic plan in a prudent manner. Board members reside in Hopewell or Lawrence Township or are appointed by one of our partners. The […]

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