The Morning Interview

Trail Works, city partner on Cross Trail extension


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Sitka Trail Works president Brian Hanson discusses phase 5 of the Sitka Cross Trail project — an extension to Baranof St. and Yaw Dr., with a new access at Pherson St. Trail Works is hoping to raise a $12,000 local match for the $920,000 federally-funded project. Learn more about Sitka Trail Works online.

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