Join us!

WALK/RIDE DAYS = Last Friday of Every Month!

Step 1: Consider your options

Step 2:  "Check-in"

Step 3: Commute

Step 4: Celebrate at our retail partners

 

Walk or ride a bicycle, bus, train… Even carpooling, walking partway, or driving - we welcome your check-in!

 

Invite your colleagues, family and community…the more the merrier!

Green Streets Initiative Blog

  • MassBike offers classes for folks who want to start riding more: http://www.massbike.org/skills/classes.htm
    October 1, 2007 - 6:31pm
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  • Green Streets is sponsoring our first walk/ride to school event on Friday, March 31, 2006. We encourage all parents to find a way to get their kids to school WITHOUT using their cars. More information to come…
    October 1, 2007 - 6:30pm
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  • The Cambridge Green Streets Initiative is a grassroots group of people who live, work, or send kids to school in Cambridge. We are interested in reducing the use and impact of automobiles in Cambridge and encouraging the use of alternative transportation. We have started a movement to make the last Friday of every month a Walk/Ride Day. Walk, cycle, scooter, bus, train, stilt, pogo-stick – or...
    October 1, 2007 - 6:30pm
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  • Taliser Avery won a one year membership to Zip Car with $50.00 worth of driving. Great work Taliser. Other prize winners received Museum of Science Omni Theater Tickets and Free Guitar Lessons!
    October 1, 2007 - 1:28pm
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  • Green Streets has made it all the way up to Portland Maine! Please click here to visit their web site and to learn about all the exciting incentives offered by Green Streets sponsors in Portland.
    October 1, 2007 - 12:36pm
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  • Walk/Ride Days in West Bridgeford will be kicking off in April, 2009. In the meantime, beginning in January, 2009, much planning will be taking place. Here is an update from our partners “across the pond.” The year has started with a bang and has shaken many schools, businesses, councils and other parties out of early hibernation,  as since we had our first meeting in the...
    October 1, 2007 - 12:34pm
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  • WALK RIDE DAY, the last Friday of every month! Commute car-free,  celebrate, and check-in!
    September 22, 2007 - 12:37pm
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  • Welcome! We wish you a happy Walk/Ride Day and hope you feel proud of what you are doing! Please click here to check in and enter the raffle! By checking in you can… enter yourself in a raffle to win prizes, help us collect information, and let us know you appreciate our work! Walk/Ride Day raffle rewards include everything from Zip Car memberships, free t-shirts, ink refills from...
    September 20, 2007 - 10:12am
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  • SOMERVILLE New site has bikers riding Web to safety By J.M. Berger, Globe Correspondent May 20, 2007 With the much-delayed arrival of warmer weather, city bicyclists are once again rolling into rush hours and spreading out over the region for weekend recreation – this year, with a potential cyber ally. A new project aims to make outings safer and easier by leveraging the power of the...
    June 1, 2007 - 6:53pm
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  • WELCOME!!! Join us!!! GO GREEN AND WEAR GREEN on Walk/Ride Days (if not every day!)! Mark your calendars and spread the word!!! GREEN STREETS’ SPONSORS THIS MONTH! For all those who wear green and use green transportation, on Walk/Ride Day: Ace Wheelworks (145 Elm Street, Porter/Davis Squares, Somerville, MA 02144 Phone: (617)776-2100): New incentive from Ace: 10% off all safety equipment,...
    May 25, 2007 - 6:55pm
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