Update on Walking and Bike Trail/Pump Track

Posted: June 11, 2021

Vernon Bicycle Pump Track Enthusiasts: Please take this survey to provide input to the company that will be designing our new bicycle pump track. It wil be available until September 7, 2021.

The township mayor and council held a special virtual meeting on June 10, 2021 to discuss their plans for a walking and bike trail/pump track. View the YouTube video of the meeting.

View frequently asked questions  (updated June 25, 2021)

The mayor and council’s presentation consisted of three parts:

  • Part 1 was a review by the municipal engineer, Cory Stoner, of the overall municipal walking & biking trail/pump track complex that the mayor and council have planned. View part one , View part two , View part three , View part four 
  • Part 2 consisted of a review by the municipal planner, Jessica Caldwell, of a town center visual rendering of what our town center could possibly look like, if the municipal walking & biking trail/pump track complex proves to be the type of positive consumer magnet and economic development driver that these types of amenities have proven to be in other places throughout our nation. View presentation 
  • Part 3 consisted of a review by council member Andy Pitsker of the economic benefits, the construction costs, the maintenance costs, and the insurance cost related to this project. View presentation  (updated with slide 21 for calculation clarity based on FAQ questions)