Newnan's Linc Trail System from Downtown to Summergrove
By Scott May, M.S., CRS., REALTOR Coldwell Banker Bullard Newnan GA
(Coldwell Banker Bullard Newnan, Peachtree City, Fayetteville, Atlanta Metro)
About 5 years ago The Newnan Linc trail project began and has since progressed nicely to include a completed stretch from the Newnan court square through C.J. Smith Park, East through the woods and near a stream across Interstate 85 through some more woods near the Newnan Center and into Summergrove golf course and housing development. A community benefits from a trail system in many ways. First it's what is called a "linear park" providing park access across a wide area that may not otherwise have access to the recreational opportunities provided. The trail also provides a nice alternative form of transportation, a means for exercise and obvious recreation activities, but also promote improved community health along with associated health care cost savings. Another benefit is con...