Weatherly Walk celebrates Huntsville’s expanding greenway network
Published on September 7, 2022
Ribbon-cutting and Inaugural Walk Set for Saturday, Sept. 10, 9 a.m.
Huntsville’s greenway network is growing! The City of Huntsville and Madison County Commission are pleased to announce the grand opening of a new 12-foot wide greenway, the Weatherly Multi-use Path. The 1.2 mile stretch provides pedestrians and cyclists with connectivity from Aldridge Creek Greenway and Weatherly Road to South Memorial Parkway. From there, users may access Elgie’s Walk along Haysland Road to Hobbs Road. The Weatherly Multi-use Path’s $560,000 price tag was split evenly between the City and County.
To mark the occasion, District 3 Huntsville City Council Member Jennie Robinson, District 5 Madison County Commissioner Phil Riddick, South Huntsville Main and Huntsville Parks & Recreation will host a ribbon cutting and celebratory walk on Saturday, Sept. 10, at 9 a.m.
Participants should gather at 8:45 a.m. at Latham United Methodist Church,109 Weatherly Road, Huntsville 35803. Following the 9 a.m. ribbon-cutting, Robinson and Riddick will lead the inaugural Weatherly Walk, to encompass a 2.4-mile loop. Wear comfortable shoes and bring a hat! Water bottles will be provided.