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Ride the trail to Mass with DEEP Commissioner Dan Esty.


SAVE THE DATE for a bike ride on the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail with DEEP Commissioner (and Yale Professor ) Dan Esty.   

The ride will start at 8 am on Saturday June 29th at the southwest corner of the New Haven Green on top of the bicycle inventor Pierre Allemande's commemorative plaque.  Up to 50 people can ride one way up to Granby on the trail, with stops for press events in Cheshire and Plainville to urge closing the remaining gaps in the trail, which are in those two towns.

 The schedule is as follows:

 

TIME

DISTANCE

LOCATION

8:00 AM

0.0

New Haven Green

Dawn of Cycling Monument

9:00 AM

12.8

Canal Lock State Park

9:15 AM

14.5

Cornwall Avenue trail head,

Cheshire

9:30 AM

 

Speaking Ceremony

10:30 AM

27.5

Plainville Town Hall

10:53 AM

 

Speaking Ceremony

12:15 AM

44.6

Simsbury Meadow

1:00 PM

 

Lunch

2:00 PM

56.0

Southwick, MA

 

Want to ride the complete 60 miles?  Space is limited on the return bus to New Haven. 

Sign-up now by contacting Pete Salamone at:    salomone@sbcglobal.net

 For further information contact Cyndy Chanaca, DEEP Office of Communications at: cyndy.chanaca@ct.gov

 

 

 







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