Natick Aqueduct Trail Official Opening

  
Thursday April 24
10:30am-12:30pm
 
Join MAPC, Secretary of Energy & Environmental Affairs Richard K Sullivan  & MWRA Executive Director Frederick A Laskey to celebrate the official opening of the Natick Aqueduct Trail with a ribbon cutting & a springtime stroll along the trail.
 
Trailhead
Memorial School
(rear parking lot)
107 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760

For more information, email communications@mapc.org

Boston Bike Community Lobbies for Passage of Two Bike Protection Bills

Members of Boston's biking community took to the Massachusetts State House on Beacon Hill to participate in the 2014 Bike/Walk Summit Thursday afternoon to lobby for the passage of two bike and pedestrian protection bills. The event was spearheaded by MassBike and WalkBoston who hosted Public Health Commissioner Cheryl Bartlett as their speaker in Nurses Hall.

We Connect People To Walking (WalkBoston By The Numbers)

We Connect People To Walking  Since 1990 when WalkBoston became the first pedestrian advocacy group in the country, people have looked to us to lead the way on walkability issues in Massachusetts and nationally. Here is a look at WalkBoston's work "by the numbers."

AWARD Malden pedestrian program wins recognition

It’s official: Malden has an award-winning program to make the city more pedestrian friendly. The city’s efforts were recently recognized by the non-profit WalkBoston, which will present a Golden Shoe award to Mayor Gary Christenson and walking advocate Sharon Santillo on March 18. WalkBoston is a Massachusetts nonprofit committed to improving walking conditions and pedestrian safety. According to its website, the organization was founded in 1990, and represents more than 75 towns and cities across the state.

"How Pedestrian Friendly Is Our Neighborhood?" - Walk Audit in Ashmont

How Pedestrian Friendly Is Our Neighborhood? 
 
RESCHEDULED FROM MARCH 26th DUE TO WEATHER:

Come explore this question and uncover opportunities at a Workshop and Walk Audit of the Ashmont/Peabody Square Area! 

MassDOT Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Program

MassDOT has recently launched a multi-disciplined project to improve pedestrian and bicyclist safety in Massachusetts (April/May 2014). While fatalities and incapacitating injuries among motorists have been decreasing in Massachusetts over the past few years, pedestrian and bicycle crashes have not followed this trend.

Preliminary Proposal for Riverfront Park Restoration along Greenough Boulevard in Cambridge and Watertown

Preliminary Proposal for Riverfront Park Restoration along Greenough Boulevard in Cambridge and Watertown
 
Thursday, March 6, 2014 – 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. 
Cambridge Boat Club 
2 Gerrys Landing Rd., Cambridge, MA 02138 
 

25% Design Public Hearing - Connecting Historic Boston Project

A Public Hearing will be held by the City of Boston Public Works Department to discuss the proposed Connect Historic Boston project that is being funded through a Federal Highway Administration Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) Grant. 
 
WHERE: City Hall, Boston - One City Hall Square, Room 801 - Boston, MA  02201

Walk Bike Summit

Save the Date: Walk/Bike Summit Returns to the Statehouse on April 3rd: Come Learn about Mass in Motion

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