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 Paved Trails Development and Maintenance Course
(From Concept to Construction)

The Park Branch has opened registration for the 2021 Paved Trail Development and Maintenance Workshop. During this workshop, you will learn and receive guidance about paved trails, from concept to construction. A complete schedule is below


When:                  October 7, 2021;  9:30 am-2:30 pm

Where:                TimberRidge Adventure Center – Kill Creek Park
12300 S. Homestead Lane, Olathe, KS

Host:                    Johnson County Park & Recreation District

Agenda: 

9:15  Check-in
9:30 – 10:30     Design Team;  Discussing Standards, Best Practices, Tolerances  
10:30-10:45    Break
10:45 – 11:45     Construction and Maintenance Team;  In-House construction, Contractor or combination of both;  Pros/Cons with surface types, Do’s and Don’ts
11:45 – 12:15     Lunch (provided) and Networking
12:15 – 12:30     Open Forum – Questions
12:30 - 12:45      Travel to Cedar Niles Park 135th St. Trailhead
12:45 – 2:30        Review current and ongoing trail construction, discuss challenges with bridges, review the 250’ long bridge under construction, wrap up

 * The on-site portion at Cedar Niles will include up to a ½ mile walk; accommodation can be made for assistance upon request. 


Would you like to Sponsor? Contact KRPA today! 


For registration information, please contact the KRPA office at (785) 235-6533.
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