The Thread is an environmentally sensitive, non-motorized, multipurpose trail designed to increase the health and wellness of the community through providing a safe environment in LaGrange, Georgia for fitness, recreation, transportation and special events. Plans for The Thread Master Plan were unanimously adopted by the City of LaGrange on September 27, 2016, with construction slated to start by the early 2017 on the “model mile” at Granger Park and a goal to complete the first 15 miles by the end of 2021. Currently, The Thread has a total 29 miles of trails planned.
Friends of The Thread
Friends of The Thread (FOTT) was formed in August 2016 to partner with City and County leaders in implementing the Plan. FOTT is playing a significant role in community relations, segment planning, contractor selection/management and future maintenance of The Thread. FOTT is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization.