QUICK! Think of Chattanooga, TN. What comes to mind? Do you immediately think of the miles of Riverwalks, the beautiful parks, greenways, easily accessible trails, paddle boarding on the river… basically anything that involves being active and getting outside? Yes, me too. Chattanooga prides itself on being a natural, eco-conscious, and active community, but that was not always the case. Chattanooga has gone from being named by the EPA in 1969 as the “Most Polluted City” to twice being recognized as one of the “Best Places to Live” as well as the “Best Outdoor City,” and The Trust for Public Land has had a huge part in that turn around.
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