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Reconstructed trail dedicated in Northampton County

By Kevin Lechiski, WFMZ.com Reporter, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Nov 13 2013 04:16:04 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 13 2013 06:05:58 PM CST

A popular hiking and biking destination in Northampton County has gotten a much-needed make-over.

FREEMANSBURG, Pa. -

A popular hiking and biking destination in Northampton County has gotten a much-needed makeover.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held in Freemansburg on Wednesday to celebrate the reconstruction of one-and-a-half miles of trail along the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor.

The state funded the $300,000 project. Crews resurfaced the trail and reconstructed canal banks damaged by Hurricane Sandy and other recent storms.