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institute_riverrdcleanupAnnual River Road Clean-Up

In our efforts to go green, on October 17th, 2015 the Shawnee Institute was in its 12th year of the River Road Clean-Up and it was the 50th Year Anniversary of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. 

Interested in signing up for the 13th Annual River Road Clean-Up in the spring of 2016? Everyone is welcomed to volunteer for the River Road Cleanup. All volunteers receive safety vests, gloves, garbage & recycling bags, a continental breakfast and appreciation lunch at The Gem and Keystone Brewpub the day of the event. The first volunteers registered receive a complimentary event t-shirt. Please contact Ms. Tamara Pettite 570-424-4050 x1405 or email her at The first of the sign-ups will receive a complimentary Road Clean-Up tshirt.  Keep Pennsylvania and all of America clean!



Table of Contents
Executive Summary

  1. Introduction
  2. Inventory & Analysis
  3. Potential Greenway Use & Impact
  4. Trail Alignments and Connections – Options
  5. Continue – Cost Estimate
  6. Legal Feasibility
  7. Trail Implementation Strategy



Linkages Alternatives
Regional Trail Linkages
Regional Trail Linkages DWG (Radial Trails)
Regional Trail Linkages DWG (Local Routes)
Easement Map 1 of 3
Easement Map 2 of 3
Easement Map 3 of 3
Property Inventory


Hard copies of the report are also available to be signed-out with a 3-day return policy (limited copies available). Please contact us to make the necessary arrangements.