Trail projects in Philadelphia will receive more than $1 million in grant money from Pennsylvania’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, the Wolf administration announced Tuesday.
Among the projects are development of the city’s Trolley Trail, with work to include about 3 miles of trail from the Chamounix Mansion to the existing Trolley Trail near Belmont Valley Creek.
“Trails are all about connectivity — communities to each other, people to being active outdoors,” Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn said in a press release.
The grants come from the state’s Keystone Fund. DCNR officials announced 37 grants statewide, totaling $11.2 million.
Among the local projects: