photo of 3 young men jogging on the Tobacco Heritage TrailSPDC staff is in the process of working on a regional Active Transportation Plan.  Currently there are two plans that address bicycle, pedestrian and trail planning in the region.  They are the Halifax County Trails, Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan (2004) and the Lake Country Bicycle, Pedestrian & Trails Plan (2007).  Both plans set forth goals and strategies to continue in the development of a network of on-road bicycle and off-road shared use trails within Brunswick, Halifax, and Mecklenburg counties.  The Active Transportation will update, build upon, and consolidate both plans into one regional plan.  The planning process and public outreach is expected to occur over the next year.