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Print Newsletters Archive

 Past On the Greenway monthly newsletters:

  • June 2017: First look at River Relay calendar, meet Greenway advocates in Georgia, June photo winner
  • May 2017: Andy Hamilton retires, Team Murf rides north, we’re hiring, and more.
  • April 2017: Dedicating a commemorative plaque in Alexandria, April photo winner, meet Greenway champion Eric Brenner, last call for Southeast Summit proposals
  • March 2017: Meet Kevin Hicks and sign up as a Greenway ambassador, March photo winner, Jennifer Popper’s tribute walk, farewell to John Andrews
  • February 2017: Hop River Trail in national spotlight, first photo contest winner, two new hires in Southeast, lessons learned from a first solo trip
  • January 2017: 40-plus miles of Greenway added in 2016, meet John Pucher, enter our photo contest!
  • December 2016: Meet trail champion Heather Barrar, we’re hiring for two positions in Southeast, and news and notices from the regions
  • November 2016: 25th Anniversary kick-off and State of the Greenway Summit in Providence, new staff members, and more
  • October 2016: WAY Tour pedals through North Carolina, join us in Providence for our 25th kick-off, greenway funding in CT and FL, and more.
  • September 2016: Celebrating Herb Hiller’s decade with the ECGA, join us in Providence in November, record greenway construction in PA, and more.
  • August 2016: WAY Tour rolls through Maine, Freewalkers’ 120-mile hike on the ECG, progress throughout our regions, and more.
  • July 2016:  East Coast Greenway receives the most media attention in our history, trail openings in ME, CT, FL, Ashley River Bridge progress in SC, and more.
  • June 2016: Welcome new Greenway Coordinators, progress in all regions, and more!
  • May 2016: Our 5-Year Strategic Plan Drives Greenway Progress, Welcome 2016 Summer Interns, Upcoming Events, and More!
  • April 2016: Celebrating Progress in 2015 Annual Report, Embracing Change, Over $40 Million in Funding for Florida ECG, and More!
  • March 2016: National Bike Summit Recap, Great Spring Events, and More!

Print Newsletter Archives

  • Winter/Spring 2016: Susquehanna River Crossing Progress, Miami Summit, Over 40 Miles of Greenway Designated last fall, and More.
  • Summer 2015: Philadelphia Summit, 14 New Trails Designated this Spring, HQ Office Move, and More.
  • Fall/Winter 2014: Celebrating the 2004 Inaugural Tour, Navigating the ECG Just Got Easier, 10 New Trails Designated this Spring, and More.
  • Spring/Summer 2014: Rolling Strong after a Record Year, Boy Scouts Create Greenway Amenities, Tackling Our Most Challenging Sections, and More.
  • Fall/Winter 2013: 2013 Week a Year Tour Rolls from CT to PA, Meet Our New South Atlantic Coordinator, and More.
  • Spring/Summer 2013: Record Number of Trail Designations in 2012, New Virginia and Maryland Guides Out, and More.
  • Fall/Winter 2012: Key Trail Connection in New Jersey, Record ECG Signs Placed, Report from Second Week-a-Year Tour, and More.
  • Spring/Summer 2012: Second Week-a-Year Tour, Salute to the ECG Founders, From Deck to Greenway Bridge, and More.
  • Summer/Fall 2011: First “Week-a-Year”Tour Kicks Off in Maine, Boats on the Greenway, Getting Trail on the Ground in Lean Financial Times.
  • Winter 2010-11: Record-breaking year for designations; Down East Sunrise Trail complete – 85 miles; FL tourism effort; TIGER grant for Philly.
  • Fall 2009: Executive Director transition; trail progress reports; financial update.
  • Winter 2008-2009: St Johns River-to-the-Sea Loop Cycling Tour Inauguration; 2008 Trail Designations; ECG at Auto Shows.
  • Fall 2008: The Nation’s Mall in Washington D.C. is Part of the East Coast Greenway.
  • Spring 2008: Greenway Cities: Durham, NC; 2007 State of the Trail Report.
  • Winter 2007: Travel the Greenway Campaign; New Tools Available; New Trail Program Leadership Team; Czech Greenway Tour Review.
  • Fall 2007: Who’s on the Trail; Ambassador Program; New Staff; Four Regional Trips; Volunteer Steve Winslow.
  • Summer 2007: Honing in on Closing the Gaps; Fuss & O’Neill Employees Bike to Work; South Bronx Greenway; Staff evaluates ECG in NY and NJ.
  • Spring 2007: The Trail Ahead in 2007; Volunteer Dave Connelly; Florida’s River to Sea Trail.
  • Winter 2006: Reconnaissance Tour; State of the Trail Report; Northern Central Railroad Trail; Volunteer Greg Hinchliffe.
  • Summer 2006: Southeast Program Boosted; Maine Students on the ECG; Waccamaw Neck Bikeway; Close the Gaps Club; Volunteer Dolores Newman.
  • Spring 2006: Explore the Hudson River Park; Greenway Champion Bethel Logan Paris; ECG Trail Markers Posted; Greenways Reduce Back Pain.
  • Fall 2005: Details on the new SAFETEA-LU Act passed by congress and how to access the funds; Connecticut’s Farmington Canal Rail Trail.
  • Summer 2005: “Close the Gaps”campaign announced; Greenway’s first four unsupported through riders.
  • Spring 2005: ECG in Virginia, Mt. Vernon Trail, ECGA advocacy, the Trails for a Healthy Maine Bond, ECG activity in Delaware.
  • Winter 2005: First ECG Maine to Florida Tour, trail progress, 7th Annual Meeting, and our new board chair and vice-chair.
  • Fall 2004: Focus on New Jersey, trail progress around the state and the recently completed route study for the Garden State’s urban northern region.
  • Winter 2003/2004:
  • Summer 2003: ECG Inaugurated, Kevin Porter takes the message to DC, Taking the message to Washington: The Maine Ride.
  • Winter 2002/2003: Year in Review, regional news.
  • Spring/summer 2002: Androscoggin River Bikepath, regional news, Touring South Florida along the ECG.

ECG Publications

    • Guide to the ECG in New Jersey, published in October 2013. Download here, or order a hardcopy below (cost is $5 for shipping and handling).
    • Guide to the ECG in Pennsylvania / Delaware, published in September, 2013. Download here, or order a hardcopy below (cost is $5 for shipping and handling).
    • Guide to the ECG in Maryland / DC, published April, 2013. Download here (we are out of print copies of this guidebook).
    • Guide to the ECG in Virginia, published October 2012. Download here (we are out of print copies of this guidebook).

Guides are $5 each for shipping and handling, or get both guides for $8!

ECG Guide Books