Progressive Dinner on the Greenway!

Sunday, September 18th, 4:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Join us for our annual Progressive Dinner fundraising event on the Midtown Greenway! 

The Progressive Dinner raises funds to support our programs for the Greenway, including our Trail Watch citizen's patrol and our efforts to keep the corridor clean and green.

  • We'll start with Appetizers in Uptown.
  • Next up, the Main Course in Midtown, featuring homemade pizza from a wood-fired oven.
  • The event will end with Sweets in Seward, in a sweet backyard located a few blocks from the Greenway. Enjoy home-made treats from the neighbors! Plus live music, ping-pong, and more!

Wine and beer included (must be 21+). 

REGISTRATION is $45 for adults; youth 17 and under are free. Current Members of the Midtown Greenway Coalition receive $10 off registration. 

Register HERE

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About the Coalition

Our founders had the idea for the Greenway, then formed the Midtown Greenway Coalition to get it built.   

The corridor used to be a trash-filled trench that people avoided.  Now, it contains a world-class biking and walking trail that's the envy of cities across the nation.  In fact, the Midtown Greenway trail has been named the best urban bike trail in the USA!

Our work didn't end after the Greenway was built.  Now, we work to protect and enhance it.

We fought to keep high-voltage overhead power lines out of the Greenway – and we won!

We encourage developers to create "Greenway-friendly" buildings along the corridor that don't block sunlight from the trail and create new access ramps and stairs.   

We operate a Trail Watch patrol, which bikes the Greenway at night to help keep it safe.

We encourage government agencies to repair the trail when needed, and are currently advocating that the entire trail get on a schedule for repaving.

We work to install more lighting and create safer street crossings.

We operate greening and cleaning programs that help keep the Greenway green.

We're a coalition of individuals and organizations that love the Midtown Greenway and want to protect and enhance it.  

We raise all of our own funds and receive no operational funding from the government.

Use and love the Greenway too?

Join us!

 

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