Category 6: Highway Related Projects Honorable Mention
2002 North County Trailway, Town of Yorktown, New York
North County Trailway,
Town of Yorktown, New York
New York State Department of Transportation, Poughkeepsie, NY
Persico Contracting and Trucking, Inc., Mount Vernon, NY
Completion of the fifth and final segment of the North County Trailway involved converting 5 miles of abandoned railroad bed into a paved pedestrian and bicycle path. This historic former railroad bridge was originally targeted for removal. The Trailway is a continuous multi-use trail totaling 22 miles through New York City suburbs.