MBTA Bus Simulator Tour

Join YPT Boston on a technical tour of the MBTA training school/facility for bus operators! As part of the tour, you'll be able to test the bus simulator used to teach and test drivers as they go through training. The tour takes place at the Charlestown training facility. 


Bostonians Talk The Walk

Nicknamed "The Walking City", Boston hosts more pedestrian commuters than do other comparably populated cities. Owing to factors such as the compactness of the city and large student population, 13% of the population commutes by foot, making it the highest percentage of pedestrian commuters in the country out of the major American cities.

Peace Walk

Thich Nhat Hanh will lead a peace walk from the historic Trinity Church in Copley Square,

Northborough residents walk their way to health

Northborough – As part of Northborough’s “Building a Healthy Northborough” initiative, the town is partnering with WalkBoston on a new walking map. “WalkBoston focuses on getting people outside and walking on sidewalks,” said Joubert. “We planned the routes in town around the emphasis on using sidewalks. I initially selected the routes due to their scenic quality and varied distances. The routes are not physically marked on the streets, but the maps are easy to follow.

Greenway District Zoning Implementation Overview

Please join the Boston Redevelopment Authority and their consultants Utile Inc. and Noble & Wickersham, for a public meeting to review the City’s approach for developing zoning to implement the Greenway District Planning Study Guidelines.

"Sniff Out" Walking Hazards/Gas Leaks

Join with other neighbors to help reduce our utility bills, make our neighborhood safer, and fight climate change by participating in a walking hazard/gas leak-detection effort. 



Check out the scenic parks and bustling neighborhoods around Everett.

Faneuil Housing

See much of what Brighton has to offer during a manageable and enjoyable stroll in one of Boston's liveliest neighborhoods.

Cathedral Housing

Visit one of Boston's liveliest and most walkable areas around the Cathedral Housing neighborhood in the South End.


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