The Transylvania Times -

Proposed Ecusta Trail Gets $6.4 Million Boost – Transylvania County, NC


August 12, 2019

Transylvania County officials remain “neutral” on the proposed Ecusta Trail after it was announced last week that Conserving Carolina was awarded a $6.4 million N.C. Department of Transportation grant toward possibly buying the rail corridor between Hendersonville and Brevard.

Conserving Carolina, Friends of the Ecusta Trail and other partners will need to raise at least $1.6 million to match the grant funding.

Friends of The Ecusta Trail was founded in 2009 as a volunteer organization to advocate for the purchase and development of the proposed Ecusta Trail. Their efforts over the p...

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