Benefits of Greenways in the Triangle Region of North Carolina

The East Coast Greenway in the Triangle connects communities in four counties, serving as a nearly 70-mile trail “spine” that links to many  other trail systems throughout the region. This report contains an analysis of the estimated quantified benefits resulting from implementation of the East Coast Greenway in the Research Triangle region of North Carolina. In total, it is estimated that this section of the East Coast Greenway generates $90,323,000 in annual health, environmental, economic, and transportation benefits.