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May 5 POSTPONED – Cinco de Mayo Bike Ride

This ride will be rescheduled… Stayed tuned!

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Mar 19 & 27 – New bike routes discussions

This blogpost was copied from Mayor Infurna’s blog post Mar 14, 2019 with edits. The City of Melrose has received a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Complete Streets Program to implement two bike routes connecting the northern … Continue reading

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Calling all Ped-Bike Parents and Caretakers!

Do you walk or bike to school with your kids? Got ideas to make the trip SAFER? The Melrose Ped Bike Advisory Committee is organizing a subcommittee to study and propose improvements to the streets, sidewalks and intersections that lead to our … Continue reading

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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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