Trails plan draws standing-room crowd

By John LaConte

AVON — The town presented its new trails master plan Wednesday to a standing-room-only crowd at Town Hall.The plan outlines 13 trails across five areas north of Interstate 70 in Avon, totaling about 12 miles of new trails. It was presented as an update of the existing trails master plan, which was conceived in 2009.“The goals of this trails plan update are to increase connectivity, to allow for additional opportunities for recreational trails in town, while also connecting to regional trails systems,” Matt Pielsticker, Avon town planner, told the crowd of about 70 at the meeting. “Other goals are to …

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