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Friends of Berrien County Trails

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About Us

The Friends of Berrien County Trails is a citizen based non-profit striving to connect Berrien County with a network of trails (pedestrian, bicycle and waterway) and encourage their use.

Our Goals:
-Educate (increase awareness and understanding of trails, how they benefit our communities and what is needed to develop/expand the trails network)
-Advocate (promote the value of trails with municipalities, schools, user groups and community groups)
-Identify & Develop Trails - (assist in creating specific routes and solicit support from relevant municipalities, assist with obtaining right-of-way and initiating construction)
-Secure Funding - (establish multiple funding streams to provide impactful financing for trails development and maintenance)

Our Core Values:
-Improve Safety
-Connect Communities
-Improve Health & Wellness
-Support Economic Development
-Build World Class Trails