Project Information The MLK Greenway Extension will begin at the existing greenway section near College Avenue/MLK intersection and proceed southerly direction to the North Avenue/MLK intersection.
The trail traverses along the easterly side of the North Oconee River.
Public Input Athens Clarke County Unified Government hosted an open house on Thursday, June 14th at the Planning Department and a comment form was open from June 15th to June 28th.
TSPLOST Project #5 - Oconee Rivers Greenway Project Statement This project will provide for capital improvements of greenway corridors and connectors along the Oconee Rivers following the Mayor and Commission approved Greenway Network Plan, as may be amended from time to time. Projects includes the completion of the Mayor and Commission previously approved SPLOST 2011 subprojects that require additional funding for completion. The balance of the funding would be put towards funding the high priority projects in the approved 2016 Greenway Network Plan and/or used to match funding for state and/or federal grants to allow additional Greenway Projects to be completed.