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Emerald Trail and The Jacksonville Riverfront Join High Line Network 

United Way Commits $1M to Home Ownership Initiatives – North Riverside Home Repair Program is a Beneficiary

Equitable Development in Action: What Makes Community-Driven Revitalization Models Work (

What does community-led climate work look like? | Grist Magazine

Art Bikes Jax Podcast Featuring Emerald Trail 

Keeping Florida Florida – Environmental Defense Fund 

Neighborhoods-determine-their-story-emerald-trail-aims-connect-communities – Action News Jax

Earth Day on Jacksonville’s Emerald Trail – Action News Jax

New-renderings-show-how-emerald-trail-will-transform-hogan-street – News4Jax

Design-team-unveils-renderings-section-jacksonvilles-planned-30-mile-emerald-trail – Action News Jax 

Jacksonvilles-mccoys-creek-flood-solution-begun-road-removal-starts – Florida Times-Union

Emerald-trail-begins-ground-broken-first-part-Lavilla – Florida Times-Union 

Emerald-trail-groundbreaking – Jacksonville Business Journal 

Emerald-trail-lavilla-link-groundbreaking – City of Jacksonville

Construction-begins-on-the-first-link-of-the-emerald-trail – Jax Daily Record

An-emerald-unearthed – EUJacksonville

Arbus Magazine Creating Jacksonville’s Emerald Necklace

Arbus Magazine A Public Mosaic Honors the Past, Present and Future of an Historic Neighborhood

Circles Charity Register – Groundwork Jacksonville Announces Emerald Trail Progress

Florida Times-Union Fundraising For Jacksonville’s Emerald Trail Nears $1 million

Action News Jax Funding Secured to Begin 30-mile Emerald Trail in Jacksonville

WJXT TV 4 Groundwork Jacksonville Donates Initial $180K toward Emerald Trail Federal Cash Helping McCoys Creek Project 

Jax Daily Record Groundwork Wins Grant to Complete Design to Daylight McCoys Creek

WJCT Groundwork Jacksonville Awarded $350K Grant for McCoys Creek Restoration

The Jaxson Emerald Trail Master Plan Earns City Council Approval

First Coast News Emerald Trail Resolution Approved Hopes to Connect Neighborhoods to Iconic Destinations

WJCT First Coast Connect with Melissa Ross

BUZZ TV “5 Minutes With” with Gloria McNair of Groundwork Jacksonville, Inc. 

The Florida Times-Union “Under Interstate, Sugar Hill Comes Back to Colorful Life”

Jacksonville Business Journal “Groundwork Jacksonville Awarded $250,000 Grant for McCoys Creek Restoration”

The Florida Times-Union “McCoys Creek Part of Emerald Necklace Could Get Nature-Based Makeover”

The Florida Times-Union “Groundwork Jacksonville Plans for the Emerald Necklace”

WJCT First Coast Connect with Melissa Ross

The Florida-Times Union “Emerald Necklace Plan Sparking Hope for Progress on McCoys Creek”

Jacksonville Business Journal “After delays, Groundwork Jax CEO says Emerald Necklace Plan is Here to Stay”

Jacksonville Business Journal “Groundwork Jacksonville Announces Master Plan for Emerald Necklace Project”