Hike and bike trail slated along Alligator Creek in Conroe

Conroe City Council members unanimously approved awarding a $460,771 contract Nov. 12 to Greenscapes Six LLC for the construction of a hike and bike trail along Alligator Creek from Roberson Park to Hwy. 75. (Screenshot via city of Conroe)
Conroe City Council members unanimously approved awarding a $460,771 contract Nov. 12 to Greenscapes Six LLC for the construction of a hike and bike trail along Alligator Creek from Roberson Park to Hwy. 75. (Screenshot via city of Conroe)

Conroe City Council members unanimously approved awarding a $460,771 contract Nov. 12 to Greenscapes Six LLC for the construction of a hike and bike trail along Alligator Creek from Roberson Park to Hwy. 75. (Screenshot via city of Conroe)

Conroe City Council members unanimously approved awarding a $460,771 contract Nov. 12 to Greenscapes Six LLC for the construction of a hike and bike trail along Alligator Creek from Roberson Park to Hwy. 75. The project also includes the design and construction of a new sidewalk along Bettes Street from Oak Hollow Drive to Candy Cane Park. The project will be substantially complete in 75 days and fully complete within 105 days, according to Tommy Woolley, director of capital projects and transportation for the city. During a Jan. 13, 2020, special meeting, council members chose Bleyl Engineering to design the trail project, which includes 2,000 linear feet of an 8-foot hike and bike trail.

Timeline: Nov. 12, 2020-early 2021


Cost: $460,771 (construction)

Funding source: city of Conroe
By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball | Magnolia & Conroe | Montgomery

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor for the Tomball|Magnolia edition. She began covering the communities of Conroe and Montgomery as well in 2020. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.



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