"It all depends on funding," he said. "If we can get some grants, it may go faster. The council is committed to wanting to do this. Now it just comes down to finding the funds to build it."
Residents have shown interest in the initiative. Cannon says in recent updates to Avon's parks plan, nearly 100 percent of public feedback has advocated for expanding the town's trail system.
"The direction we've been going in is based on that feedback," Cannon said.