Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #595 – May 30, 2017

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Of the many hurdles that rails-to-trails advocates confront, the basic one is fear—fear by landowners of outsiders, fear by park managers of unexpected costs or liability, fear by politicians of trying something new. Virtually all these fears have proven groundless….

—PETER HARNICK, Converting Rails to Trails, 1989


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