Photo by Deb Everts

Members of the Ellicottville-Great Valley (EVGV) Trail Committee met Sept. 27 for a groundbreaking ceremony at the trailhead near the Ellicottville Town Center. With the help of J.D. Northrup Construction Inc. and Olson Logging, the Town Center portion of the EVGV Trail has been officially started. Pictured (from left): Ellicottville Mayor John Burrell; Amy DeTine, treasurer; Ken Hinman, president, and his dog, Duchess; Pat Kerl, Nannen Arboretum representative; and Mark Alianello, of MDA Consulting Engineers.