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Winter Sprinter Saturday 2/13 2PM – 5PM

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The Northend Greenway is proud to announce the first ever Harrisonburg Winter Sprinter: Bicycle Scavenger Hunt and Movie Night! Come out and support efforts to increase bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure in Harrisonburg! The event features a bicycle scavenger hunt designed to challenge you to find the best way to get around Harrisonburg on your bike, [&he... Read on »

Bikes Books and Beer!

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Thursday, November 12  5-7PM  Three Notch’d  Brewing Company  241 East Market Street  Hburg We are delighted to invite you to our Northend Greenway Fall event. While we (and the City and the selected contractor) have been busy moving the Greenway forward and while we are getting closer and closer to the construction stage, it isn’t [&he... Read on »

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Step by step the Northend Greenway is becoming reality! After reaffirming long-envisioned route for the Northend Greenway and the $1.2 million in Virginia Department of Transportation and matching city funds for that path, the city appropriated another $854,000 for the project from last year’s budget surplus. This provides enough funding to complete the stretch of [&he... Read on »

Harrisonburg City Council Approves First Phase

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On October 28th the Harrisonburg City Council unanimously approved Option F1 of the Greenway to be fully funded and supported because this option best embraced the true and initial vision of the Greenway. Option F1is composed of the segments 2, 3 and 4. This option runs from the intersection of Mt. Clinton Pike and Virginia [&he... Read on »

Harrisonburg City Council to Vote on the Northend Greenway Route Options

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The Harrisonburg City Council will be reviewing final options for utilizing the $1.2 million allocated to the Northend Greenway at its regularly scheduled council meeting on October 28th. Acknowledging that the city does not have the funds to construct the whole path, it must decide how to allocate the funds it does currently have. On [&he... Read on »

Sept. 30 and Oct. 15 City Council Candidate Forums

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You’re invited to a TWO-PART Candidates Forum on SEP 30 and OCT 15 brought to you by the Downtown Dining Alliance, Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition, Better Together / Mejor Juntos, H-R Green Network, and the Northend Greenway. The purpose of these forums are to publicly engage the candidates for City Council of Harrisonburg about their [&he... Read on »

Next Steps for the Northend Greenway

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Big projects like the Northend Greenway are intricate and complex processes, and some interesting and important things are happening around the path plan over the next few weeks. So it’s time for an update. Most of us remember that, in 2013, the City was awarded $600,000 in VDOT Revenue Sharing funds (which included a city [&he... Read on »

June 19 Dinner and Bikes!

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  June 19 Dinner and Bikes co-Sponsored by the Northend Greenway, Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition, and Friendly City Food Coop The annual Dinner and Bikes Tour is coming to Harrisonburg. What is the Dinner and Bikes Tour? A multimedia roadshow of food and bicycle activism. Tour events range from Portland to Miami. The tour is a call to action [&he... Read on »

Bike Month kicks off in the ‘Burg

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Bike Month 2014 kicked off on splendid spring Friday afternoon with  perfect temperatures, abundant sunshine, and old friends and new.  Here’s a taste of this wonderful event; click each pic to enlarge.  And if you missed it this year, no worries;  this is just the beginning of a great month of activities.  So get out, [&he... Read on »

April Showers brings May Bike Month!

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  Bike Month is back, and the best way to celebrate is simply to get on a bike: ride to school, ride to the store, ride to work,  or just ride for the pleasure  of being outside soaking up the spring weather. But if you want something a little more structured, there sure is a [&he... Read on »