Celebrate the Opening of The Glowline on October 29, 2022
October 21, 2022
The Elizabeth River Trail Foundation is celebrating the completion of The Glowline with a ribbon cutting and Glow Party on October 29 from 5 to 7pm. The Glowline is the first-of-its-kind amenity on the East Coast and is located on the Elizabeth River Trail that runs through Jeff Robertson Park in West Ghent.
Elizabeth River Trail Foundation Awarded $1,500 Retain Your Rain Grant
October 17, 2022
The Elizabeth River Trail Foundation, in partnership with The Garden Club of Norfolk, have been awarded a $1,500 Retain Your Rain Grant from the City of Norfolk’s Office of Resilience. The grant will help support the installation of a rain garden and ecological greenway at Jeff Robertson Park along the trail. The Olmsted Rain Garden will honor the father of American Landscape, Frederick Olmsted, who created Central Park and believed a city is only as great as its parks.
Elizabeth River Trail Foundation Announces the Elizabeth River Run 10k Back on September 4
September 1, 2022
The Elizabeth River Trail Foundation, in partnership with Tidewater Striders Run Club, will be hosting the 43rd Annual Elizabeth River Run 10K and mile races on September 4, 2022, presented by Sentara. The race has become a Hampton Roads legacy and anticipates over 800 participants from Virginia and across the country. The race will begin at 7:45 AM at Old Dominion University and finish at the Port of Virginia.
Elizabeth River Trail Foundation Names Cheryl White as Executive Director
May 1, 2018
The Elizabeth River Trail Foundation is pleased to announce that Cheryl White has been named the executive director. She will lead the organization and oversee administration, finance, marketing, fundraising, and master planning.