Whitehall-Coplay Press

Thursday, September 20, 2018
PRESS PHOTO BY AL RECKERRay Bieak, Ironton Rail Trail Oversight Commission officer, points out a 3-foot-high post on the trail near the caboose at Stiles that houses electronic equipment that counts the number of walkers, joggers and bikers on the trail. There have been more than 45,000 visitors since December 2017.

New device counts IRT users

By AL RECKER in Local News

The Ironton Rail Trail affords a scenic and historic experience for walkers, joggers and bicyclists as towering trees and remnants of the cement and iron industry stand as sentries along the side of the trail. The IRT meanders across Coplay...