Friday, August 30, 2013

Volunteers needed Sept. 21 to survey Greenbelt users

Do you love the Greenbelt? Volunteers are sought Sept. 21 to help conduct a survey of Greenbelt users.

Data collected from the survey will be used in management decisions for the 25 miles of Boise River Greenbelt pathway maintained by Boise Parks & Recreation. 

Teams of 2-3 volunteers are needed in four-hour shifts at a variety of locations. Shifts are from:

  • 7:00-11:00 a.m.
  • 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
  • 3:00-7:00 p.m.

To sign up online, see  and type “Boise Greenbelt Survey” in the search box. Or contact Jerry Pugh, Boise Parks & Recreation Community Programs Coordinator, via email at, or by calling (208) 608-7617.

This is the second year of the Greenbelt survey. A summary of the 2012 survey was presented March 21, 2013 to the Boise Parks & Recreation Commission.