Issue #93 - July 2015

In this issue: Happy Birthday to you Get to Watertown on September 12 It’s time to rethink buses Carshare in Cambridge, bike lanes in Brookline and rethinking the I-90 interchange Connect Historic Boston groundbreaking Boston Women’s Bike Ride & Bites Festival Job opportunities in Cambridge and Boston Continue reading

Issue #92 - June 2015

In this issue: LivableStreets is turning 10! Save the date for Tour de Streets Meet our growing team Treasurer & Finance Committee members needed Patagonia picks LivableStreets as local partner Gateway East making progress Go Boston 2030 Visioning Lab gets creative Memorial Drive Recreation Sundays Boston Women's Bike Ride & Festival Transportation for Massachusetts job opportunity Continue reading

Issue #91 - April 2015

In this issue: Spring Open House recap Get a head start on Bike Month Take action: Federal transportation bill LivableStreets weighs in on parking, buses, Comm Ave Massachusetts Transportation Summit Go Boston 2030 Public Visioning Lab Continue reading

Issue #90 - March 2015

In this issue: Mayor announces new transportation initiatives, including Vision Zero Boston Complete streets design for Comm Ave! MBTA woes need to stay a hot topic Don't miss our spring open house! Rescheduled: Go Boston 2030 Public Visioning Lab Massachusetts Transportation Summit Continue reading

Issue #89 - February 2015

In this issue: Save the date: LivableStreets open house April 9!  10,000+ signatures for March 4 rally  Go Boston 2030: Public Vision Forums April 10&11  Good news, but more to do for a safer Comm. Ave.  The Walking Evolution and Revolution Conference  MBTA late night service Continue reading

Issue #88 - October 2014

In this issue:  Bike4Life raises over $70,000. Thank you! Governor Patrick announces West Station will open 2020 BU students deserve Safer Streets Vote NO on Question One When will we see separated bike lanes in Boston? Bad drivers and Vision Zero safety don't mix Myths debunked: Adding bicycle facilities increases traffic congestion Living car-light: South Korea Public meetings & other opportunities Continue reading

Issue #87 - September 2014

In this issue:  Ride for safer streets on September 13 Video: Who to vote for in Gubernatorial election? Staffing update: Welcome Tom & Jeff Madison, WI study tour: Lessons for Boston Play in the street September 27 and 28 Myths debunked: Wider streets are safer #SaferCommAve in the news Living car-light: Las Vegas is next Public meetings & other opportunities Continue reading

Issue #86 - July 2014

In this issue:  Register for Bike4Life, September 13 #SaferStreets Campaign on BNN News Summer Member Challenge - 200 by August 22 Join the LivableStreets Advocacy Committee Vote "No" on the November ballot Remove McGrath update Beacon Street cycle track celebration, August 13 Myths debunked: Transit investments don't pay off Living car-light: Helsinki to make car ownership obsolete in 10 years Public meetings & other opportunities Continue reading

Issue #85 - June 2014

In this issue:  Register for Bike4Life, September 13  Training to become a Street Ambassador, tonight Join the LivableStreets Advocacy Committee Vote "NO" on the November ballot South Station Expansion Survey Help shape the Cambridge Bicycle Network Plan Myths debunked: Carsharing doesn't reduce overall driving How our streets became car-centric Funding cut for Allston Commuter Rail? Public meetings & other opportunities Continue reading

Issue #84 - April 2014

In this issue:  Boston Bike Update and Spring Member Party recap Join the LivableStreets Advocacy Committee Training to become a Street Ambassador, May 7  Next generation street design guide adopted by MassDOT Myths debunked: People who bike don't pay for the roads they use Policies that could make it easier to live car-light New map visualizes reported crashes in Cambridge Public meetings & other opportunities Continue reading