Sudbury: Rail trail officially in pipeline for construction funds

SUDBURY – Decades later, the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail is another step closer to reality.

A regional planning body on Thursday placed the project in the queue to receive $8 million in state and federal construction money in fiscal 2022.

The 4.6-mile walking and biking path would run north-to-south between Boston Post Road and the Concord town line. It is one piece of what advocates hope will one day be a 25-mile path connecting Lowell and Framingham.

This article appeared in the Friday, May 26th edition of the Sudbury Town Crier.

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