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

  • 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
    Green Streets Initiative
  • 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
    Green Streets Initiative
  • WALK RIDE DAY, the last Friday of every month! Commute car-free,  celebrate, and check-in!
    September 22, 2007 - 12:37pm
    Green Streets Initiative
  • 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
    Green Streets Initiative
  • 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
    Green Streets Initiative
  • 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
    Green Streets Initiative
  • "Green Streets Initiative touts alternative transportation on first anniversary By Kristen Grieco/Chronicle Correspondent Friday, April 06, 2007 “Wear green, go green, get free ice cream.” That was the simple mantra set forth by Jane Katz-Christy, organizer of Cambridge Green Streets Initiative, at last Friday’s Walk/Ride Day. The monthly event, which encourages those who live and work in...
    April 27, 2007 - 6:51pm
    Green Streets Initiative
  • From MassBike’s April Member Update: "Green Streets Walks, Talks and Eats Toscanini’s Ice Cream March 30th was Walk/Ride Day! Colleagues, neighbors, friends and acquaintances left their cars on a beautiful Friday afternoon to bask in the sunshine and enjoy a free ice cream with the Cambridge Green Streets Initiative. Cambridge Mayor Ken Reeves, Conrad Crawford (from Secretary of...
    March 30, 2007 - 6:50pm
    Green Streets Initiative
  • "Residents Go Green To Save Gas, Environment Group Seeks Alternative Modes Of Transportation…" link to story: http://www.thebostonchannel.com/money/11457969/detail.html
    March 30, 2007 - 6:50pm
    Green Streets Initiative
  • From the Cambridge Chronicle blog: December 4, 2006 on 10:38 am Golden Shoe Award Posted by: Dawn Witlin Pictured: The Golden Shoe Award: Read all about it in Thursday’s Cambridge Chronicle! Three local activists are set to be honored by the Cambridge Public Health Department at the first Golden Shoe Awards Tuesday evening. Janie Katz-Christy will be honored as founding member of the Cambridge...
    December 4, 2006 - 6:47pm
    Green Streets Initiative