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Re: Bicycle path?

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  • Gino And Kelly DiCarlo
    I believe that the FJG trail is under way and that a section between Gloversville and Johnstown has been paved Paul. I think they plan on paving the whole
    Message 1 of 2 , Jul 8, 1999
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      I believe that the FJG trail is under way and that a section between
      Gloversville and Johnstown has been paved Paul. I think they plan on
      paving the whole line. I'd rather see tracks there than pavement...

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      >From: Paul Charland <p.charlie@...>
      >To: FJG <FJGRailroad@onelist.com>
      >Subject: [FJGRailroad] Bicycle path?
      >Date: Wed, Jul 7, 1999, 10:54 AM
      >

      > From: Paul Charland <p.charlie@...>
      >
      > Back in the mid-80's I was put in touch with a man named Lewis Decker of
      > Gloversville. He had just retired from being the county historian. At
      > the time he had an informal historical society on the go which included
      > a few ex-FJ&G employees. I talked to him on the phone a couple of
      > times, but he did not know a lot about the railroad, but one thing that
      > he did know about was plans to develop the right of way. At the time,
      > plans were to pave the mainline from the old enginehouse in Gloversville
      > to South Johnstown. This was to be used as a walking/bicycle path. He
      > also stated the section north of the High Bridge to South Johnstown, and
      > a section from North Gloversville to Broadlbin, was under consideration
      > to be turned into a hiking/snowmobile trail. He told me that any
      > questions about the FJ&G should be mailed to him, and he would pose them
      > to the ex- employees, which I did, but never heard from him again, too
      > bad.
      >
      > Paul
      >
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