Definition of greenway
: a corridor of undeveloped land preserved for recreational use or environmental protection
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The former railroad line has been converted into a greenway with colorful murals and graffiti painted on the bridge abutments along the trail.
The city has struck a deal with Conrail to purchase 76 acres of railroad property, which will be transformed into a bike and pedestrian-friendly greenway.
The plans call for apartments, office space, a grocery store, a retail anchor, restaurants, parking, a hotel, three parks, a public plaza and a waterfront greenway that includes recreational access to the Willamette River.
Rick Bayless will be the host chef at this seated dinner on Chicago's greenway, sponsored by the National Honey Board.
Her body was found Thursday afternoon, lying face down in the grass, along a creek in the greenway near 128th Avenue and Monaco.
Closing hours elsewhere along the Indian Creek Trail, which extends into Olathe, are set by municipalities where the path cuts though city parks and greenways.
The city and county have also expanded greenways, and the city is building new bike lanes and requiring streets have sidewalks when new subdivisions are built.
This push favors docile coyotes — the kind that could coexist with dogwalkers on greenways — and is rooted in new federal research that compares cowering coyote behavior in rural habitat with extreme boldness among those in metro Denver.
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