Feature from Summer 2014 issue of Philanthropy magazine By Kara Runsten Philanthropist Steve Baird remembers a time when Chicago’s deserted, elevated rail line was not a welcoming environment. But even then, many of the Windy City’s residents saw potential for the space. “People would jump fences and get out there and run,” he says. “There […]

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On Friday, July 18, 2014, David Brickley, President and CEO of the September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance, met with colleagues at the Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) to discuss the September 11 National Memorial Trail. Mark Gibb, Executive Director of NVRC, and staff members Aimee Vosper and Debbie Spiliotopoulos are in full support of […]

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The September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance held its third annual meeting at the League of American Bicyclists headquarters in Washington, D.C. on March 27-29, 2014. The Alliance was especially appreciative of LAB providing such good facilities. Sept.11NMTA President David Brickley noted, “League of American Bicyclists President Andy Clarke and Vice President Bill Nesper and […]

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