From the French Broad River Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), a public comment period is open now until August 21 on a plan for a regional trail network, the Hellbender Regional Trail. This plan puts together the various bicycle, pedestrian, and greenway plans developed locally in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Madison, and Transylvania counties. You can view the plan here, and comment via the google doc form available on the website or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. MPO staff will also be holding an online workshop, planned for Friday, July 24th– more details to come on the MPO website. This item is planned to go before the MPO Board at its August meeting.