Subscribe to StreetLife

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

Issue #83 - March 2014

In this issue: 

  • RSVP for the Boston Bike Update, March 31
  • Mt. Vernon Street Public Meeting, March 27
  • RSVP for Spring Member Party with Donald Shoup, April 10
  • Join the LivableStreets Advocacy Committee
  • Improve the pedestrian signal at your local intersection
  • Myths debunked: Driving is a priority among American youth
  • Vote with your feet to keep late night MBTA service
  • Paris goes car-light
Continue reading

Issue #82 - February 2014

In this issue: 

  • Save the date: Spring member party, April 10
  • Save the date: Bike4Life, September 14
  • Myths debunked: Parking
  • MassDOT new engineering directive
  • MassDOT board votes to fund new buses
  • Boston going carless
  • Public meetings & other opportunities
Continue reading

Issue #81 - January 2014

Happy 2014! We hope you are as excited as we are about this new year. We are setting out to do big things in 2014. Read about our 2014 goals below and save the dates for upcoming events.

In this issue:

  • Our 2014 goals
  • Eight tables where we speak up for you
  • Save the date: 6th Annual Boston Bike Update event
  • Connect Historic Boston update: Causeway and Commercial Streets
  • Success story: Cambridge Street community 
  • Neighborhoods Not Highways: Bowker Overpass
  • $50 million for Complete Streets 
  • Public meetings & other events

Continue reading