Phase 2 was completed in two sections for a total of 3.5 miles from the Hawthorne Street Trailhead to the Faith Road Trailhead. Section two extends from the trailhead at Sterchi Farm off Harrison Pike to a new trail head at Faith Hill Road. This segment includes 2.2 miles of asphalt and an elevated boardwalk trail including one creek crossing by bridge at Bonny Oaks Drive and two railroad pedestrian underpasses. -Brian Smith
Councilman Russell Gilbert speaks to an enthusiastic gathering to initiate Phase 2 of the South Chickamauga Greenway. This represents one more step in the City of Chattanooga’s goal to one day connect neighborhoods from East Ridge to downtown Chattanooga.
EAC Administrator Missy Crutchfield and Rodney Van Valkenburg, Allied Arts, hosted Tony-award winning Actor Roger Robinson for a tour of Chattanooga during the Southeast Theatre Conference 2012, joined by Chattanooga Councilman Russell Gilbert, recording artist T-Ran Gilbert, and Chattanooga African American Museum Director Rose Martin
Left to Right-Eric Jelinski, Assistant Rec Director, Councilman Gilbert, Mayor Littlefield, Barbara V, Rec. Admin Support, Greta Hayes, Recreation Director, Montrell Besley, Marcus Thomas, PYD Director, and Mayor Coppinger.