Madison News from Shoreline Greenway Trail

10/6/18 1st Saturday Family Bike Ride rescheduled

  The October 6, 2018 1st Saturday Family Bike Ride at Hammonasset has been rescheduled for Sunday, October 14th at 2pm. We hope the new date and time will enable more families to join us.  All ages welcome. Helmets are required for all participants.  Please arrive...

Hot off the Presses! Shoreline Greenway Trail’s 2018 Annual Report!

Our 2018 annual report has hit the streets! View or download your copy here, or contact us and we'll send you a hard copy. As you'll see when you look inside, your participation is bearing fruit! Our work to build a bike and pedestrian trail on the Shoreline continues...

Rock to Rock Charity Bike Ride

It was a gorgeous Saturday, April 28th, for New Haven’s 2018 10th Annual Rock to Rock charity bike ride celebrating Earth Day and local organizations working to make a green, healthy and just climate. The Shoreline Greenway Trail was involved throughout the day with...

Madison Forms Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee

The town of Madison has formed an advisory committee to develop a town-wide plan for bicycle and pedestrian safety and accessibility. The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) will advise the Board of Selectmen on funding, projects and policies to make...

1st Sat November 4th Bike Ride – Carpe Diem!

What a difference a month makes at this time of year! During October's First Saturday walk, participants were in shorts; November's bike ride required thermal layers to keep people warm in the cold morning air. Despite the cool temps (low 40s at around 10 a.m.), 13...

Hammonasset Walkway Closing for Repairs

The trail walkway across the marsh in Hammonasset Park will be closed for repairs intermittently for the next several weeks. The first repair closure will be Thursday October 26 from 10 AM to 12 noon. The gate into the campground will be open during repair sessions so...

Telling Our Story at the Hammonasset Festival

The traffic was steady at the Shoreline Greenway Trail table all weekend as SGT volunteers listened, answered questions and talked about the project during the annual Hammonasset Festival, held at the Guilford Fairgrounds on Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October...

Guilford’s Board of Selectmen 9/5/17 Meeting

The Guilford Board of Selectmen recently voted on whether to hold a new public informational meeting on the proposed Route 1 Shoreline Greenway Trail section between Boston Street and the Madison line. The vote was 2-2, with one selectman absent. Selectmen Charles...

Shoreline Greenway Trail Takes Part in Trail Census

The Shoreline Greenway Trail at Hammonasset Beach State Park is one of 15 trails participating in a study intended to help the state, trail organizations and towns better understand who’s using trails and why, what economic impact trails have on their communities,...

Madison’s Newest Eagle Scout

Caleb Isaacson, shown here in full Eagle Scout regalia, was the honoree at an Eagle Scout Court of Honor held May 20 at the American Legion Hall in Madison. Caleb's project was the beautiful trail kiosk and landscaping at the Webster Point Road end of the Hammonasset...