When: Thursday, October 17, 2019 | 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Where: Forest Park Inn

701 Cicero Road Noblesville, Indiana 46060

This one-day event will focus on topics requested by you, our IPRA members. Please consider joining us to learn more about how to effectively manage your trail system. Connectivity, pathways, trails, and greenways are important topics across the country, and agencies continue to focus on them.

Check out the full schedule below.



Member/Non-Profit Rate- $10

Non-Member Rate- $25

Registration for this event ends on 10/14/2019


8:30 AM – Registration, Networking, and Light Breakfast

9:00-10:30 AM – Bike Trails Task Force Report, E-bikes, State Trails Update and Next Level Trails Round 2 Funding

Presenters: Bob Bronson & Amy Marisavljevic - Indiana Department of Natural Resources

10:30-11:30 AM Engaging the Community through Programming for Families and Seniors on Trails

Presenter: Ron Taylor, Indianapolis Greenways Partnership

11:30 AM-1:00 PM Working Lunch - Facilitated Roundtable Discussions:

  • Grants and Funding - Megan McClellan, Fort Wayne Trails
  • Security on Trails - Mitch Barloga, NW IN Regional Planning Commission

1:00-1:45 PM Grant Funding and Partnerships

Presenter: Jacob Brinkman, City of Indianapolis

2:00-3:00 PM Trail Maintenance Panel Discussion

Presenters: Andre Denman, City of Indianapolis, Angie Pool, Cardinal Greenway, Chris Flannigan, Eagle Creek Park

3:00 PM Trail Ride and Walk in Forest Park