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Unfounded Rumor And Speculation…

Written by Boston Biker on May 31

A little birdie told me that if you have a Hubway membership, a need for speed, and a helmet you might have a good time if you showed up to the Esplanade Hubways/Beacon Street station by the Arthur Fiedler Bridge at 9:15pm” (tonight).

I am not saying there is an underground hubway race…but I am not saying there isnt.

Chirp chirp little birdie, chirp chirp.

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Public Meeting On Bike Lanes In Boston, Tonight!

Written by Boston Biker on Apr 14

Sorry been away from the computer for a couple of days, last minute notice but you should still get to this meeting and tell them you want more bike infrastructure!


Meeting to assess interest in bike lanes on Mass Ave from the Harvard Bridge to the Symphony area.

Boston Public Library, Main Branch
(700 Boylston Street, Boston)
Thursday, April 14, 2011 @ 7:00pm – 9:00pm

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Reminder: meeting to gauge public support for bike lanes between symphony and Harvard (Mass Ave) bridge

Please come to this meeting and bring as many people as possible. Even if (or especially if) you can’t get into the room, your presence will be a strong message of support for bike accomodation on this busy stretch of road. This meeting is for anyone concerned, not just cyclists, so overwhelming numbers of cyclists is key. The meeting is at the central branch of the Boston Public Library, near Copley Square, at 7 pm.

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Emerald Necklace Crosswalk And Pathway Treatment Guidelines Public Meeting Tonight

Written by Boston Biker on Oct 07

Go let them know you want better access for bikes.


Oct. 7, 2010 6:30 p.m. at Wheelock College Campus Center, Room 103 Emerald Necklace Crosswalk and Pathway Treatment Guidelines Public Meeting

Thursday, October 7, 2010 – 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Wheelock College Campus Center 150 The Riverway, First Floor Multi-Purpose Room – Room 103

At this meeting, DCR and the Emerald Necklace Conservancy will discuss and gather input on issues and recommendations on improving safety and connectivity to and between the parks and on proposed treatment of pathways and crosswalks.

If you have questions about the public meeting, please call 617-626-4974 or email [email protected]

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