Riverline to Make 'Big Jump' South of Crump

The Riverline currently covers 4.75 miles from Concourse Park, the Wolf River Greenway trailhead on the north end of Mud Island, to Big River Crossing, the pedestrian and bicycle boardwalk on the northern side of the Harahan Bridge across the Mississippi River.

The Big Jump is also a national effort by the group PeopleForBikes to double or triple bicycle ridership in specific neighborhoods in 10 cities over the three years.

Memphis is one of the cities selected by the nonprofit foundation based in Boulder, Colorado, whose local director is Kyle Wagenschutz, the former city pedestrian and bicycle director. And the city chose the Riverside neighborhood of South Memphis and the larger surrounding South Memphis area.

Read the full article at Memphis Daily News.