These bonds are intended to be used to extend the Endor Iron Furnace Trail. These bonds would amount to up to $4 million if necessary. These bonds would only be used to extend the trail within the City limits, creating an urban trail.
What Makes Up the $4 Million of the Greenways & Trails Bonds
Providing lighting, landscaping, signals and markers, and other necessary accompaniments
Surfacing and paving greenways and trails
Acquiring land and rights-of-way to construct greenways and trails
Potential Projects the Greenways & Trails Bonds Might Include
Improving and expanding the existing greenway facility, located at Carbonton Road.
Extending the greenway down Wicker Street and up Carthage Street to meet back at the hospital
Extending the greenway from Wicker and Carthage streets through Historic Downtown, past old City Hall to Little Buffalo Creek through Depot Park to the Sanford Municipal Center
Extending paved greenway trail from Wicker Street to Central Carolina Hospital for the “Medical Mile”
Traffic signal replacement, pedestrian traffic signals, and landscaping