I’m happy to report that I just attended my first meeting as a member of the Cambridge Bicycle Committee. Part of what the committee does is advise the City of Cambridge about infrastructure improvements to make the city safer and more convenient for bicyclists—things like bike lanes and bike racks. This map shows current and [...]
Cambridge residents have always been able to drop off food scraps at the DPW or the Whole Foods on Prospect Street. Now we can also take them to the Cambridge Winter Farmers Market. The market is running Saturdays from 10:00 to 2:00 through April 30 at the Cambridge Community Center, 5 Callender Street, and the [...]
If you saw the Boston Globe piece on bike paths this week, you know that Boston has a lot of them, but most are isolated—often cut off by particularly nerve-wracking stretches of road or dangerous intersections. But Cambridge has been working to improve these connections, even without the space for full-on bike paths. This weekend, [...]
Posted: July 12th, 2012 under Political Action, Transportation.
Tags: bay circuit, Cambridge, Charles River bike path, Minuteman Bikeway, My legs are *still* tired., rail trail, signage, Walden Pond
Update: Marjorie Decker’s pulled ahead, with 6 more today! I can only assume she forgot to mail them until now… Our doorbell was ringing constantly this weekend, and not just on Halloween. The election for Cambridge City Council and School Committee is coming up on November 8, and the candidates (or their staffers) are really [...]
Posted: November 3rd, 2011 under Political Action, trash.
Tags: Cambridge, city council, elections, I love Cambridge's proportional representation system., politics, Robert Winters, school committee
Liked my tour of Casella Recycling? Want to go on one yourself? Cambridge residents can sign up for upcoming tours on April 13, May 19, and June 14. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up. Can’t make the tour? Find out more information on the City of Cambridge’s recycling program on their website. They have lots of [...]