Friends of the Grand Blanc Grid is a grass roots volunteer organization created to support and encourage the development and maintenance of active transportation paths on major thoroughfares in Grand Blanc.
To provide Grand Blanc residents Active Transportation access to their major thoroughfares.
Have you said "I wish there was a path here". There can be. We have the room, construction is being done. Paths should be included. Join us - attend our meetings, donate, spread the word. This can be done but we need YOU. We cannot do this without YOU.
Key Economic Benefits
*Trails increase the value of nearby properties.
*Trails make communities more attractive places to live.
*Trails influence business location and relocation decisions.
*Trails can make communities attractive to businesses looking to expand or
*Trails reduce medical costs by encouraging exercise and other healthy outdoor
*Trails revitalize depressed areas, creating a demand for space in what were once
*Trails provide transportation options and cut fuel expenses, offering reliable
means of transportation for short distance trips.
*Trails provide low or no-cost recreation to families.
*Trails increase tax revenues in the communities in which they are located.
- Source conservationtools.org