Adopt-a-Greenway

Adopt-a-Greenway Program

Monroe County Parks and Recreation Department encourages public involvement in the enhancement of community parks and facilities. Our Adopt-a-Greenway program allows groups and individuals to contribute to the stewardship and beautification of the Monroe County trail system.

Available Sections – Limestone Greenway

Available Sections – Karst Farm Greenway

Adopt-a-Greenway Agreement & Release of Liability Waiver

MCPR Responsibilities

  • Identify trail section best suited for Volunteer Group.
  • Manage the Release of Liability and Volunteer Agreement records.
  • Acquisition, placement, and maintenance of adoption signs, as long as this agreement is in effect.
  • Provide representative to serve as a liaison between the Volunteer Group and MCPR, if needed, for any communication pertaining to the program.

Volunteer Group Responsibilities

  • Work with MCPR liaison to select trail section.
  • Obtain a signed Release of Liability Waiver from all participants and submit to MCPR
  • Abide by provided safety rules.
  • Provide own necessary tools and protective equipment.
  • Visit site at least once a month from April – September.
  • Coordinate all pick-ups one week in advance with MCPR.
  • Obtain garbage bags from MCPR.

Program Requirements

  • The trail section should be adopted for a minimum of one complete year.
  • Adopters may either be an individual or a group, however Volunteer Group must identify one person to be the contact with a designated MCPR liaison.
  • Minors under the age of 18 must have an adult working with them.