WalkBoston: Walking Tours of Boston's Unique Neighborhoods

WalkBoston: Walking Tours of Boston's Unique Neighborhoods  A book of 30 urban walking tours created by WalkBoston members, in and around Boston. Detailed maps, directions and transit connections. Published with the Appalachian Mountain Club. Also available on Amazon.com or in local bookstores.

I-90/MASS PIKE ACTION ALERT

I-90/MASS PIKE ACTION ALERT
The MassPike will be straightened out near the Allston/Cambridge exit, setting the stage for
future development of 100 acres for 50,000 future workers or residents – similar in scale to
the Seaport District, Kendall Square or Prudential Center.

#PutABradyOnIt

Check out the latest Boston Globe coverage: "The yield to pedestrian sign in the crosswalk keeps getting hit on Walnut Ave outside the school. Maybe if Tom Brady is on the sign, people won’t sack him?"

Columbian Square businesses signal for improvement plan

A recommendation to have open air markets in the square to slow traffic down was offered last year by Wendy Landman, executive director of WalkBoston, a non-profit pedestrian advocacy organization.

Annual Celebration

We hope you'll join us for our annual event & celebration - Thursday, March 29, 2018 (please note change of venue for 2018!). Food and drink included with your ticket.  
More info to come, including announcing our Keynote Speaker and Golden Shoe Award winners. Tickets will go on sale in early 2018. 

World Day of Remembrance Walk, Ride and Vigil

Sunday, 11/19: Join the World Day of Remembrance Walk and/or Ride!
 

This or That: Hybrid vs. Electric & Running vs. Walking

Chronicle interviewed Wendy Landman about walking for a segment on "This or That?"

How Boston Is Trying To Make Its Intersections Safer

Try to cross most Boston intersections and you know the drill: Press the button — and wait. The standard in Boston has been for the walk signal to come up only after cars get their green.

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