Entries by Scott Cantrell

Bike Share in Buckhead

Guest Column by Abby Kingsley As someone who grew up riding bikes and commutes to Buckhead every day for my summer internship, I was intrigued to hear that Relay BikeShare was starting a program in Buckhead. I loved how the program provides a quick, convenient, and eco-friendly alternative to driving. My personal commute consists of taking […]

Bike Share comes to Buckhead

Guest column by Anna Sharp One of my favorite parts of Atlanta over the last few years is really seeing the connectivity in this city grow exponentially. With the introduction of new trails like PATH400 it feels like Atlanta is finally coming out of its weird adolescent years. The addition of the Relay Bike Share […]

Safety & Security on PATH400

Denise Starling, executive director of Livable Buckhead, gives us the dirt on PATH400 progress. A Closer Look at PATH400…SAFETY Safety on PATH400 has been a consideration from the start.  Let’s face it, if you don’t feel safe you aren’t going to use it – plain and simple. So PATH400 has several safety features that you may […]

Construction Update – May 2017

It’s Raining…Trees! Many thanks to the City of Atlanta’s Senior Arborist, Jasen Johns, for working with us to get a whole bunch of new mac daddy trees planted on PATH400 between Old Ivy and Wieuca Roads. These aren’t any playschool beginner trees – they are good sized beauties and we got them in just in time […]

News on PATH400

Behind the Scenes Tour – What does being a donor to PATH400 get you? Well for one, a sneak peek into the next phase of PATH400 construction – behind the locked fences with your own personal tour guide (ahem – me of course)! As an added feature, participants havrthe opportunity to talk with Livable Buckhead board […]

The DIRT – Construction Update

Denise Starling, executive director of Livable Buckhead, gives us the dirt on PATH400 progress. Instead of reading tea leaves for this report, I opted to look to the stars and found inspiration:   “2017 is a year wide open with opportunities for Sagittarians. There is plenty of energy that will prompt you to dig in […]

10,000 Steps on PATH400

10,000 steps per day: this is a good goal for someone walking for general fitness. How far is 10,000 steps? An average person has a stride length of approximately 2.1 to 2.5 feet. That means that it takes over 2,000 steps to walk one mile; and 10,000 steps would be almost 5 miles. A sedentary […]

New tech for a new greenway

Spring is finally here. Not only does that mean the flowers are blooming on PATH400 but also the new technologies announced at the Consumer Electronics show start to show up. These products are part of the growing trend toward wrist-based heart rate monitoring, apps for GPS watches from Apple and Android, and wireless earphones.