Funding for the Thermal Belt Rail Trail was provided by RHI Legacy Foundation to promote health & wellness in our community. RHI Legacy Foundation is dedicated to contributing to quality and accessible health care for the community through a joint venture with Duke LifePoint. Without this partnership, the trail would not exist. Please check out ALL the good they are doing in the community...
Known for their new downtown park — Pavilion on Park Square (POPS) — that hosts tons of events, the Town of Forest City also holds a historic downtown with dining, shopping, Forest City Owls wooden-bat baseball, and much more just footsteps away from the trail.
Discover the quiet pace of a small town community, where the first one dollar gold coin was minted in the United States by Christopher Bechtler in 1831. Our moderate climate makes any season pleasurable. Whether you're a resident, visitor, or business owner, this site will provide online information that is easy to find and simple to use.
The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce is devoted to supporting new and established businesses and seeks to promote economic development and a quality of life to benefit all residents of Rutherford County.