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The Trails Committee meets every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7pm in the Richmond Town Center Building.

The mission of the Trails Committee is to establish paths for non-motorized transportation and recreation in Richmond, to maintain these paths, to link with other towns when feasible, and to promote safe citizen use of these paths.

 

 

Members:
Willie Lee – Chair
Jean Bressor
Callie Ewald
Jed Rankin
Jim Monahan
Hannah Harrington
Kathy Mulligan
Halle Harklau
Mike Donahue
Tyler Merritt
Alison Aiken
Chase Rosenberg
THREE VACANT POSITIONS

Richmond Trails map:
Richmond Trails Map  or : http://tinyurl.com/RichmondTrailsMap
Preston Forest Legacy Trails Brochure

 

Richmond Trails entries at the Trailfinder http://trailfinder.info (Many of these entries have photos of the trails)
Warren and Ruth Beeken Rivershore http://www.trailfinder.info/trails/trail/warren-and-ruth-beeken-rivershore-trail
Volunteers’ Green Trail    http://www.trailfinder.info/trails/trail/volunteer-green-trail
Old Jericho Road Trail    http://www.trailfinder.info/trails/trail/old-jericho-road-trail
Johnnie Brook Road Trail    http://www.trailfinder.info/trails/trail/johnnie-brook-road-trail
Safford Uplands Nature Preserve http://www.trailfinder.info/trails/trail/safford-uplands-nature-preserve
Preston Forest Legacy http://www.trailfinder.info/trails/trail/preston-forest-legacy. Also, our Brochure.
VYCC Trails    http://www.trailfinder.info/trails/trail/vycc-trails

 

Websites to Neighboring Towns (with links to their Trails Committees, if applicable)
Hinesburg  http://www.hinesburg.org/
Hinesburg Trails Committee:  http://www.hinesburg.org/trailscomm.html
Williston:  http://www.town.williston.vt.us/
Essex: http://www.essex.org/
Essex Trails Committee: http://www.essex.org/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={BD4E87CF-933C-4FB3-AF99-F1E01802B008}
Charlotte: http://www.charlottevt.org/
Charlotte Trails Committee: http://www.charlottevt.org/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={73F79C3A-3620-4BCC-ADE8-D3CD6A5977FB}
Charlotte Trails: http://www.charlottevt.org/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={7F182300-ABDB-43A3-AA73-53F5A962F0AD}
Shelburne: http://www.shelburnevt.org/
Parks and Trails:  http://www.shelburnevt.org/departments/339.html
Waterbury:  http://www.waterburyvt.com/

Other Organizations
Local Motion: http://www.Localmotion.org
Fellowship of the Wheel: http://www.fotwheel.org/

 

Information for Landowners (Liability, etc.)
Vermont Statute on limited Landowner Liability: http://www.leg.state.vt.us/statutes/fullchapter.cfm?Title=12&Chapter=203
A good summary at: http://www.uvlt.org/docs/landconservation/VTLiability.pdf

Vermont Trails and Greenways manual http://www.crossvermont.org/images/page_sundry/vttrailmanual.pdf

  • Sample agreements: Pages 24-26
  • Trail Layout and design:  Pages 38-39
  • Considerations about Trails and Liability:  Page 43-44
  • Summary of Agreements (‘licenses’, etc.) Page 44

 

Trails Committee Minutes and Agendas

Richmond Trails Committee meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 7pm at the Town Center, unless otherwise noted.

Agendas:

Trail Committee Meeting_May 24, 2022

Trail committee Meeting April 26 2022

Trail committee Meeting March 15 2022

Trail committee Meeting feb 15 2022

Trail committee Meeting DEC 21 2021

_ Trail committee Meeting Nov 16 2021

_Trail committee Meeting Sept 14 2021

Trail committee Meeting July 27 2021

Trail committee Meeting June 15 2021

Trail committee Meeting May 12 2021 

Trail committee Meeting March 16 2021

Trails Committee Draft Minutes 2_16_21 

Trail committee Meeting Feb 16 2021

10-20-20 agenda

Agenda 5-26-20

2-21-2020 Trails Committee agenda

9-17-19 Trails Comm Meeting

7-16-19 Richmond Trails Committee Agenda

Richmond Trails Comm 6-18-19

Richmond Trails Committee Agenda 3-19-19

February 19th Agenda

11-19-19 Richmond Trails Committee meeting agenda

 

Minutes:

Trail Committee 4_26_22

Trails Committee Notes 2.15.22

Richmond Trails Committee.draft.11.16.2021

Trails Committee Meeting 9_14_2021

8-20-19 Richmond Trails Committee

Richmond Trail Committee Minutes 7-27-21

Richmond Trails Committee Draft Minutes 6_15_21 

Trails Committee Meeting Minutes 4_27_21 

Trails Committee Meeting Minutes 4_27_21 

Trails Committee Meeting Minutes 3_16_21

Trails Committee Meeting Minutes 10-20-20

Trails Committee Meeting_5_2020 

1-21-2020 minutes

11-19-19 FTC minutes

9-17-19 Trails Comm Meeting (1)

8-20-19 Richmond Trails Committee

7-16-19 Richmond Trails Committee 

6-18-19 Richmond Trails Comm

Richmond Trails Comm. 5-21-19 (2)

Richmond Trails Committee Minutes 4-16-19 (1)

Richmond trails Comm 3_19_19

Richmond Trails Committee Minutes 2-19-19

Richmond Trails Committee 1-15-19

Richmond Trails Committee 11-20-18

Richmond Trails Comm 7-17-18

RICHMOND TRAILS COMMITTEE 6-19-18

Trails Comm Mtg 5-15-18

Richmond Trails Committee Minutes_101618

Richmond Trails Committee Minutes 9-18-18

Richmond Trails Committee 8-22-18
Trails-Minutes-April-2018
Trails-Minutes-March-2018
Trails-Minutes-February-2018
January 16 2018 (No meeting)

Trails Committee Minutes from Years 2014-2017: