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Melrose High School/Middle School Campus Bicycle and Pedestrian Accessibility Project

The Middle School and High School were identified by the Melrose Pedestrian and Bicycle committee as a particularly difficult area for traffic.  The Ped/Bike teamed up with MassInMotion, WatsonActive, and WalkBoston to find solutions. This report is the result of … Continue reading

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Complete Streets Coming to Melrose

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. 2016 may well prove to be a landmark year for pedestrians and cyclists … Continue reading

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Bike to the Sea, June 12

All Melrose cyclists are invited to meet up outside the Melrose YMCA (near the bike racks), for a day of family fun as we Bike to the Sea on June 12, 2016. Check out the Bike to the Sea Events page for more … Continue reading

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Walk Bike to School Day, Oct. 7 – Why Walk or Bike?

Find out more here…. It’s Fun! There’s a feeling of joy and independence — a sense of adventure.  People can appreciate things they don’t notice while driving, seeing friends and neighbors. Healthier Habits.  Incorporate a regular physical activity into your … Continue reading

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Last Melrose to Boston Bike Commute – August 28

Have you thought about biking as a commute option for your trip to Boston from Melrose but weren’t sure of a good route?  The Melrose Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee has lead monthly bicycle convoys from Melrose to downtown Boston … Continue reading

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Melrose to Boston Bike Friday

Great turnout last Friday, April 24th, for the 1st Bike Friday of the year. The next one will be Friday, May 15 – get details here.

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Try a Walking School Bus

A Walking School Bus conjures up some interesting notions.  It is a group of children walking to school with one or more adults.  If that sounds simple, it is, and that’s part of the beauty of the walking school bus.  … Continue reading

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