ROGG Feasibility Study and Master Plan

Project description:  Develop Master Plan for River of Grass Greenway, a shared-use pathway extending greater than 70 miles through the Everglades along US41 .  Study includes assessment of corridor and public involvement to determine pathway details.  Project area is between Krome Avenue (outskirts of Miami) to CR 92 (outskirts of Naples area).

Funding:  Sarbanes Transit in Parks Grant, from Federal Transit Administration

Project Advisor: Transit in Parks Technical Assistance Center (Franz Gimmler)

Project Director: Rivers, Trails, & Conservation Assistance Program (Jaime Doubek-Racine)

Project Manager:  Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation & Outdoor Spaces (Mark Heinicke)

Prime Consultant: AECOM (Nick Kuhn)

Started: ~July 1, 2012

Finished: July 15, 2016

Final Report:


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ROGG FSMP Executive Summary

ROGG_FSMP_Two-Page Handout


Steering Committee Members

Everglades National Park (Fred Herling)

Big Cypress National Preserve (Bob DeGross)

Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park (Renee Rau)

Ten Thousand Islands NWR (Kevin Godsea)

Collier-Seminole State Park (Kirby Wilson)

Picayune Strand State Forest (Heather Ferrand)

Miccosukee Tribe (Tim Lamm/James Erskine)

SFWMD (Jerry Krenz)

FDOT District 1 (Trinity Scott)

FDOT District 6 (Stewart Robertson)

Dade County MPO (David Henderson)

Collier County MPO (Lucie Ayer)

Collier County Transportation Planning (Laurie Beard/Reed Jarvi)

Everglades City Area (Patty Huff)