Feasibility & Conceptual Design Study - The firm of Fay, Spofford, & Thorndike was contracted to perform a Feasibility and Conceptual Design Study to determine the feasibility of developing a shared-use path along the Georgetown section of the former Boston & Maine Railroad, now used as a utility corridor. The study can be found in the following links and is in two parts:
Safe Routes to Everywhere - Why are trails important? Learn how Active Transportation leads to healthy communities and healthy people.
Rail-Trails and Safe Communities - In response to safety and security concerns, the following link is to a comprehensive report about the extent of crime on rail-trails. It is an examination of 372 rail-trails throughout the United States.