OHIO RIVER TRAIL COUNCIL

How You Can Help

1.  Become a member of the Ohio River Trail Council

2. Write a letter of support to the Council

3. Ask your Representative or Senator to support the Ohio   River Trail Project

4. Become a fan of the Ohio River Trail Council on Facebook

Membership Application

STUDENT / SENIOR

$25

 

FIVE YEAR

$200

 

INDIVIDUAL

$50

 

TEN YEAR

$350

 

FAMILY 

$75

 

LIFE

$1000

 

SUPPORTING MEMBER 

$100

 

OTHER MONETARY DONATION

 

 

 

NAME:

BUSINESS NAME:

ADDRESS:

CITY, STATE, ZIP:

PHONE:

E-MAIL ADDRESS:

Write a Letter of Support to the Council

 

Sample Letters of Support

We, the members of __________ support The Ohio River Trail Council in their efforts to develop and maintain the Ohio River Trail in Beaver and Allegheny Counties.  We believe in the necessity of the creation of this linear park to join our communities and provide a safe and scenic venue for recreation and alternative transportation.  We believe The Ohio River Trail is an asset to Beaver County and the communities it spans. We believe in developing rails with trails as well as the conversion of the abandoned industrial corridors into a trail for walkers, runners, bikers and equestrians.

We __________ support The Ohio River Trail Council and commend the organization as a well respected, locally managed, non-profit group of civic-minded and dedicated individuals.

We approve of their efforts to seek funding and wisely utilize resources for the continued development of the South Shore Trail to join the Montour Trail or those currently enjoyed in adjacent counties.  We hereby join the list of the Coalition of Trail Supporters for ORTC.

 _________is now part of the Coalition of Trail Supporters and hereby endorses The Beaver County Planning Commission and The Ohio River Trail Council in their efforts to design, construct and maintain The Ohio River Trail.  Our organization supports and commends The Ohio River Trail Council and their dedicated volunteers in their continued progress of converting the former abandoned industrial corridor into a safe and scenic venue for recreation and alternative transportation.  We support their efforts to procure funding and resources to expand their efforts and open more miles of the trail property.

 e support their efforts to promote a healthy and active lifestyle as they have demonstrated through continual efforts to provide a suitable venue for walkers, runners, bikers and equestrians of all abilities though their organized activities and the opening of the trail itself.

 We commend the Ohio River Trail Council volunteers and their resourcefulness and on selflessly being an asset to the community.  We wholeheartedly support the efforts of The Ohio River Trail Council and applaud their success in the development of The Ohio River Trail in Beaver County.

We __________ support The Beaver County Planning Commission and The Ohio River Trail Council’s efforts in the development of The Ohio River Trail.  We are glad to be a part of the continued success of our local recreational trail, the Ohio River Trail, right here in Beaver County.  Cooperation of local businesses and civic-minded organizations is necessary to bolster the efforts of the ORTC all-volunteer group who selflessly work both on and off the trail to create a gift to the community in the form of a recreational trail for all to enjoy.  __________ wishes to join the Coalition of Trail Supporters along with the many other local businesses and organizations in overall support The Ohio River Trail Council in their continual effort of converting the former industrial rail corridor into a beautiful, safe and scenic rail trail.

 We look forward to the development of more miles of useable trail and look forward to someday joining our trail to other trails in adjacent counties currently being enjoyed by walkers, runners, bikers and equestrians.  We support their efforts to seek additional funding through grants and other means to continue the development of the trail.  The volunteers of The Ohio River Trail Council are a true asset to not only the trail, but also the county as they transform this former abandoned rail corridor into a linear park to connect our communities.  We strongly support their efforts and hereby endorse them in their continued endeavors.

 

Ask your Representative or Senator to support the Ohio River Trail Project

The Ohio River Trail Council is requesting that our legislative leadership support the funding for the engineering and construction of the Ohio River Trail.  Please contact your elected officials and ask for their endorsement.

 

U.S. Congressman Tim Murphy

 

 

Email: 

murphy@mail.house.gov

 

Web:

http://murphy.house.gov/

 

Pittsburgh Office 

504 Washington Rd.

Pittsburgh, PA 15228 

Phone: (412) 344-5583

Fax: (412) 429-5092   

 

Washington, D.C. Office

Cannon House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515 

 Phone: (202) 225-2301

Fax: (202) 225-1844 322

 

 U.S. Congressman Mike Doyle

 

 

Email:  

pa14ima@mail.house.gov

Web:

http://doyle.house.gov/

 

Coraopolis Office

1350 Fifth Avenue
Coraopolis, PA  15108
Phone: (412) 264-3460

 

Washington, D.C. Office
401 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
 Phone: 202-225-2135
Fax: 202-225-3084

 

U.S. Senator Arlen Specter  

 

 

Email: 

 

Web: 

http://specter.senate.gov/

 

Pittsburgh Office

425 Sixth Avenue, Suite 1450
Regional Enterprise Tower
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
 Phone: 412-644-3400
Fax: 412-644-4871

 

Washington, D.C. Office

711 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
 Phone: 202-224-4254
Fax: 202-228-1229  

 

 

U.S. Congressman Jason Altmire

 

 

Email:

jason.altmire@mail.house.gov

 

Web: 

http://www.altmire.house.gov/

 

Aliquippa Office
2110 McLean Street
Aliquippa, PA 15001

Phone: 724-378-0928
Fax: 724-378-6171 

 

Washington, D.C. Office
332
Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-2565
Fax:  202-226-2274

 

U.S Senator Bob Casey

 

 

Email: 

senator@casey.senate.gov

 

Web: 

http://casey.senate.gov/

 

Pittsburgh Office

Regional Enterprise Tower
425 Sixth Avenue, Suite 2490
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: (412) 803-7370
Fax: (412) 803-7379

 

 

Washington, D.C. Office

393 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20510
Phone: (202) 224-6324
Toll Free: (866) 802-2833
Fax: (202) 228-0604

 

Pa Representative Jim Christiana 

 

 

Email: 

jchristi@pahousegop.com

 

Web: 

http://www.repchristiana.com/

 

Monaca Office

3468 Brodhead Road
Suite 9

Monaca, PA 15061
Phone: (724) 728-7655
Fax: (724) 773-7802

 

Harrisburg Office

53 B C EW
PO Box 202015
Harrisburg, PA 17120-2015
Phone: (717) 260-6144
Fax: (717) 260-6506

 

Pa Representative Rob Matzie

 

 

Email:

 

Web: 

http://www.pahouse.com/Matzie/

 

Ambridge Office

1240 Merchant Street
First Floor
Ambridge, PA 15003
Phone: (724) 266-7774
Fax: (724) 266-7634

 

Harrisburg Office

109A East Wing
PO Box 202016
Harrisburg, PA 17120-216
Phone: (717) 787-4444
Fax: (717) 780-4772

 

Pa Representative Nick Kotik

 

 

Email: 

 

Web: 

http://www.pahouse.com/kotik/

 

Coraopolis Office

1350 5th Avenue
Coraopolis, PA 15108
Phone: (412) 264-4260
Fax: (412) 269-2767

 

 

Harrisburg Office

226 Irvis Office Building
PO Box 202045
Harrisburg, PA 17120-2045
Phone: (717) 783-3780
Fax: (717) 780-4773

 

Pa Representative Mark Mustio

 

 

Email: 

mmustio@pahousegop.com

 

Web: 

http://www.repmustio.com/

 

Moon Township Office

1009 Beaver Grade Road
Suite 220

Moon Township, PA 15108
Phone: (412) 262-3780
Fax: (412) 262-3783

Harrisburg Office

402 Irvis Office Building
PO Box 202044
Harrisburg, PA 17120-2044
Phone: (717) 787-6651
Fax: (717) 783-3899

 

Pa Senator Elder Vogel

 

 

Email: 

Evogel@pasen.gov

 

Web: 

http://senatoreldervogel.com/

 

Rochester Office

488 Adams Street
Rochester, PA 15074

Phone: (724) 774-0444

 

Harrisburg Office

Senate Box 203047
Harrisburg, PA 17120-3047

Phone: (717) 787-3076

 

 

Pa Representative Jim Marshall

 

 

Email: 

jmarshal@pahousegop.com

Web: 

http://www.repmarshall.com/

 

Beaver Falls Office

1122 Seventh Avenue
Beaver Falls, PA 15010
Phone: (724) 847-1352
Fax: (724) 847-5283

Harrisburg Office

53A East Wing
PO Box 202014
Harrisburg, PA 17120-2014
Phone: (717) 260-6432
Fax: (717) 772-9869

 

Pa Senator John Pippy

 

 

Email: 

jpippy@pasen.gov

Web: 

http://senatorpippy.com/

 

Moon Township Office

1009 Beaver Grade Road
Moon Township, PA 15108
Phone: (412) 262-2260

 

Harrisburg Office

Senate Box 203037
Harrisburg, PA 17120-3037

Phone: (717) 787-5839

 

Pa Senator Wayne Fontana

 

 

Email:

fontana@pasenate.com

 

Web: 

http://www.senatorfontana.com/

 

Harrisburg Office

Senate Box 203042
Harrisburg, PA 17120-3042

Phone: (717) 787-5300

 

 

Pittsburgh Office

930 Brookline Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15226-2106
Phone: (412) 344-2551
Fax:  (412) 344-3400