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Bike Share Program

At the Ped/Bike December monthly committee meeting, The City of Melrose Planning Department, Denise Gaffey and Emma Schnur, shared their data with the Ped/Bike Advisory Committee on the LimeBike pilot program that began in Melrose October 2018, and is currently … Continue reading

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Ten Days with Lime Bike

Residents give bike share a spin, Alanna Nelson writes in the Patch her experience using the new LimeBike recently scatter around Melrose for short trips into Melrose center. Make sure that you leave the bike in an area that doesn’t … Continue reading

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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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