The ARRT Grand Opening was a big success, held on a perfect fall day. All the events in Marlborough and Hudson were well attended, including the used bike sale, bike parade, scavenger hunt, caboose exhibit, history talk, art fair, 2 musical performances and the ribbon cutting. Clicking on each thumbnail will display a larger picture.
|Frick & Frack train ride was popular with the kids.|
|The ARRT caboose was one of the clues in the trail scavenger hunt.|
|Craig Della Penna gave a talk on railroad and rail trail history.|
|Michelle Cicollo was interviewed by Marlborough cable TV.|
|Mayor Dennis Hunt of Marlborough was one of the speakers at the trail dedication.|
|Over a 150 people were at the ribbon cutting.|
A bronzed rail marks the City-Town line between Marlborough and Hudson. Next to it are the city and town seals of each community.
|Left to right: Jon Delli Prescoli (with blue hat), MassHighway Commissioner Luisa Paiewonsky, Joseph Durant, Mayor Dennis Hunt, US Congressman Martin Meehan & son, US Congressman James McGovern.|
|Michelle Cicollo, Priscilla Ryder, Mayor Hunt, Joseph Durant, Al Lima|