Greenways and Trails

  • Bikeways, Hiking & Shared Use Trails
Greenways and Trails

Urban Trail Linkages

Genesee Riverway and Eastman Trails

  • Planning and preliminary design study for the City of Rochester.
  • Prepared conceptual trailhead 3D graphics, typical section graphics for various types of trail and visual simulations depicting proposed trail conditions.
  • Click here for a 3D animation.
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Highland Park / Canalway Connector Trail

City of Rochester / Town of Brighton, Monroe County, New York

  • Three-mile-long multiuse trail connecting the Erie Canal Trail, Highland Park, and the Genesee River Trail.
  • Developed an understanding of the function and likely users of the proposed trail.
  • Explored alternative locations for the trail.
  • Selected a recommended trail route.
  • Produced a concept design and construction cost estimate for the trail.
  • Developed an implementation plan that identifies issues involved in implementing the trail plan, such as land ownership, atgrade crossings, wetland mitigation, and project funding.
  • Planning used scalable color aerial photos for mapping of proposed route and features.
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Lehigh Valley Linear Trail

Towns of Rush, and Mendon, Monroe Co., NY

  • Fifteen miles long Multi-use trail connecting the Genesee Valley Greenway Trail (to west) and the Green Line Trail (to east).
  • Developed an understanding of the trail conditions and issues requiring special treatment.
  • Developed an implementation plan with recommendations and alternatives for rehabilitating bridges, resurfacing the trail, and providing additional features.
  • Estimated construction cost: $1.1 million.
  • Trail features designed include:
    -New decking and railings on bridges (6).
    -Resurfacing of trail with improved base.
    -Recycled asphalt pavement millings for new surface.
    -New parking lots (6).
    -Standardized multi-use and equestrian trail widths.
    -Road crossings and signage.
    -Trail access control features including boulders, bollards, guiderails, and gates.
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Pittsford Erie Canal Greenway

Town of Pittsford, Monroe County, New York

  • Concept through construction design, specifications, and cost estimate for streetscape elements including decorative concrete and paver sidewalks.
  • New docking for 7 transient boats.
  • Pavillion for canal viewing & relaxation.
  • ‘Greenway’ features include:
    -Traffic Calming ‘Speed Table’ features.
    -Landscaped tree lawns and islands.
    -Decorative street lighting.
    -Decorative benches.
    -Drinking fountains.
    -Crosswalks and canal trail connections.
  • Phases 1 & 2 completed in 2009.
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Olean Riverfront Park Site Planning

City of Olean, New York

  • Prepared a conceptual sketch plan, construction plans and cost estimates.
  • View of, and access to, the Olean River.
  • Provided parking for park visitors: 14 vehicles.
  • Provided trail access to existing riverway trail.
  • Proposed trail connections and linkage to the surrounding neighborhoods.
  • Proposed stamped concrete terraces for viewing the river, distant hills and flood plains.
  • Proposed picnic shelter and picnicking area.
  • Proposed a 200 linear foot, 12 ft. wide bikeway trail.
  • Proposed extensive landscaping to create a park ambiance.
  • Proposed benches, bike racks, light poles, and trash receptacles.
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Rochester Downtown Riverfront Public Access Improvements

City of Rochester, Monroe County, New York

  • Concept through final construction plans for a 2,150 LF asphalt and concrete bicycle/pedestrian path.
  • Design included a small park space overlooking the NYS Canal Corp. Dam, RG&E power station and raceway.
  • Details of design include interpretive signage, seating, decorative light poles, kiosk, decorative pavement, and railings.
  • Construction completed in 2000.
  • Estimated cost $160,000.
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