Join us at a monthly meeting!
- When: Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM
- Where: Melrose City Hall, Cassidey Conference Room – formerly Mayor’s Conference Room (enter from lower rear door)
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Bike Repairs at the Farmers market – The Ped/Bike Committee will be at the Sally Frank’s Farmers’ Market on October 12 from 4-6pm. Bring your bike and we will look at it and make basic repairs – sign up for a time slot here
Have you been to Essex Street recently, and seen the new bike lane and pedestrian crossing design? This is an example of things to come in Melrose. read more here….
City of Melrose Residents!
Have a larger problem that needs to be addressed? Such as a needed crosswalk or timing of a working light? Contact your Alderman. Not sure which ward or precinct you’re in? Here’s a street by street listing and here’s a map.
Bike parking program expanding in Melrose. All the bike racks have been identified with a Bike Melrose sign – a campaign by the Mass in Motion program.
Pedestrian Safety TipsMotorists need to watch out for pedestrians and pedestrians need to watch out for motorists. Motorists have more responsibility under the law. PEDESTRIANS HAVE MORE AT STAKE.In order to keep all road users safe, here are some tips to consider.
The Boston Police provide a handy video for anyone. Refresh your memory on the law of the road for bicycles and autumobiles.
MassBike also has a handy Kids Flyer (PDF) which is a one page flyer providing helmet fit, bike safety checks, and rules of the road.
Make our roads and walkways safeDo you have a sidewalk or roadway repair request? For specific sidewalk or roadway repairs, pothole or general request for roadway repair? Click on this website and select the specific service you need. You can see the current list of potholes here.
Tips and Resources for Sustainable Transportation