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Greenway Expansion

December 2020: Official virtual ribbon cutting held.

November 2020: Trail construction completed and trail opened in time for Thanksgiving Turkey Trot.

August 2020: Bridge tower and section installations and general trail construction is underway.  Construction of bridge abutments and piers is 100% completed.  Drainage tile has been installed at the old railroad trestle site.  Project is on schedule to be completed by November 2020.

November 2019: New restroom complete at North Drive Trailhead.

October 2019: Broke ground on phase II of the Hopkinsville Greenway Rail Rrail construction project.

August 2019: City Council amended project funding approval to $3,713,059.

November 2018: Project design and state permitting continue.

June 2018: City Council amended project funding approval to $3,308,777.

December 2017: 
City Council approved bond funding for project.  

June 2017: Selection of design firm is in progress.

May 25, 2017: State transportation cabinet awarded project $714,000 in CY2016 Transportation Alternatives Program reimbursement program funds.

April 2017: Negotiated contract details with Phase I design firm Lose & Associates.

February 2017: City Council approved $2,200,000 for project.