Town Square

Post a New Topic

Trail connections a focus for new POST leader

Original post made on Jul 3, 2011

Creating trail connections among open-space parcels on the Peninsula will be the next great focus of local land preservation, says the new president of the Peninsula Open Space Trust. Walter Moore took the helm of the venerable nonprofit Friday following the 24-year tenure of Audrey Rust.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, July 2, 2011, 3:11 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by great job POST, a resident of Midtown
on Jul 3, 2011 at 8:18 am

POST does a great job of supplementing our public parks. I hope that they can look at connecting our existing neighborhoods to park lands. Most of the current POST land is so remote that people have to drive their cars to access it. Putting trailheads closer to neighborhoods will allow people to bike or even walk to there instead of driving.


Posted by Tyler Hanley, online editor of Palo Alto Online
on Jul 5, 2011 at 3:13 pm

Tyler Hanley is a registered user.

The following comment was moved from a duplicate thread.

Posted July 5 at 10:52 a.m. by Steve C, a resident of Menlo Park:

One only has to ask what these areas would probably be like today had these individuals not acted, to see what visionaries they are.


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula
By Elena Kadvany | 8 comments | 2,807 views

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 33 comments | 2,236 views

College applications: round three
By Sally Torbey | 24 comments | 1,662 views

Is HBO's Silicon Valley Any Good?
By Anita Felicelli | 16 comments | 1,661 views

PAUSD Leadership Challenges
By Paul Losch | 14 comments | 1,156 views