On March 10, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the federal government loses control of land that has been granted to railroad companies after the track has been abandoned. The Court sided with a private landowner in Wyoming who fought efforts to convert disused tracks into a bike path near his property.

If you are a landowner in Ohio and have an abandoned railroad track that could possibly be converted into a bike trail, this decision may have a significant impact on you or your business. For more, click here.