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Governor to Make Announcement About Allston's Mass Pike Interchange Project
Boston Magazine, September 29, 2014
www.bostonmagazine.com/news/blog/2014/09/29/mass-pike-interchange-project-governor-patrick/

Boston bikers urge City to build cycle track on Comm. Ave.
The Daily Free Press, September 25, 2014
http://dailyfreepress.com/2014/09/25/boston-bikers-urge-city-build-cycle-track-comm-ave/

Bicyclists see missed opportunity in Commonwealth Ave. overhaul
The Boston Globe, August 2, 2014
http://epaper.bostonglobe.com/epaper/iphone/homepage.aspx?isBookmark=true#_article5c701118-9a1e-4d78-a309-5d09343a550c

The love affair is over
The love affair is over
$16M Comm
 Ave Reconstruction Plan Would Trim Sidewalks, Widen MBTA Tracks
BostInno, August 27, 2014
http://bostinno.streetwise.co/2014/08/27/boston-commonwealth-ave-reconstruction-plans-phase-2a-boston-transportation-department/

Making Comm. Ave. Work for All Models of Transit Is Like Tackling a
 Rubik's Cube
Boston Magazine, August 4, 2014
http://www.bostonmagazine.com/news/blog/2014/08/04/commonwealth-avenue-project-cyclists-pedestrians/

Bicyclist see missed opportunity in Commonwealth Ave. overhal
The Boston Globe, August 2, 2014
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/08/01/bicycle-advocates-seek-safety-changes-commonwealth-avenue/fMDP2S2Y057kaCIEeO3txN/story.html

Allston, Brighton residents rally for safer Cambridge Street
Wicked Local West Roxbury, July 30, 2014
http://west-roxbury.wickedlocal.com/article/20140730/NEWS/140739679

New Cambridge St. Renderings Illustrate MassDOT's Plans for Bike & Pedestrian Safety
BostInno, July 29, 2014
http://bostinno.streetwise.co/2014/07/29/new-cambridge-st-renderings-illustrate-massdots-plans-for-bike-pedestrian-safety/

Parents buy in to bikes with kids aboard
The Boston Globe, May 24, 2014
http://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/style/2014/05/23/parents-pay-price-put-kids-cargo-bikesbuy-bikes-with-kids-aboard/uzSW8eIEnBka9FveqnHkuN/story.html?s_campaign=email_BG_TodaysHeadline

Urban Visionaries
Carnegie Mellon University, May 13, 2014
http://www.cmu.edu/homepage/society/2014/spring/urban-visionaries.shtml

LivableStreets Alliance Launches Campaign for Cars to Safely Share the Road
BostInno, May 1, 2014
http://bostinno.streetwise.co/2014/05/01/boston-bike-safety-livable-streets-launches-safer-street-campaign/
Somerville bike pathway to expand
The Boston Globe, May 1, 2014
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/04/30/somerville-bike-path-extended-along-green-line/RmkOE91u4vRbI1K3scJlJI/story.html

How the 'car-light' trend is changing Michigan, and the nation
The Center for Michigan | Bridge Magazine, April 22, 2014http://www.mlive.com/business/index.ssf/2014/04/how_the_car-light_trend_is_cha.html

Straighter Mass. Pike may dramatically redefine Allston
The Boston Globe, April 10, 2014
www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/04/09/highway-project-holds-promise-for-revamped-region/2lCX89t55FWnHWSxmZe2xM/story.html

Nonprofit aims to improve transportation, health in Fall River
The Herald News, February 24, 2014
www.heraldnews.com/article/20140224/NEWS/140228380/1994/NEWS

Building Public Support for Better Bridge Projects
Advocacy Advance, December 9, 2013
http://www.advocacyadvance.org/media/blog/building-public-support-for-better-bridge-projects

Working Groups meeting to advise on ways to advance policy goals
Boston 2014 Transition Committee, December 3, 2013
www.boston14.org/transition-committee

The love affair is overColumbia Journalism Review, November 1, 2013
www.cjr.org/cover_story/the_love_affair_is_over.php

Packed transportation forum touches on the T, parking, and 'cycle tracks'
Boston Globe, September 18, 2013
www.boston.com/news/politics/blogs/the-race-for-city-hall/2013/09/18/packed-transportation-forum-touches-the-parking-and-cycle-tracks/u2V43MTE9uL7bPF1PrFPnN/blog.html

Mayoral rivals offer formulas for transit, parking
Boston Globe, Sept 17, 2013
www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/09/16/transportation-issues-garner-high-profile-mayoral-race/EBVeScBACANTYWufiGlz0N/story.html

Driving drops, but Portland gridlock among the tops
The Oregonian, September 15, 2013
http://www.oregonlive.com/commuting/index.ssf/2013/09/driving_drops_but_portland_gri.html

Needham invited to join Bike4Life ride in Newton Sept. 15
Wicked Local Needham, Aug 28, 2013 
http://www.wickedlocal.com/needham/sports/x914316143/Needham-invited-to-join-Bike4Life-ride-in-Newton-Sept-15#ixzz2dTQD2smI 

2012 Rush Hour Race makes Boston Metro cover.

Consumers Are 'Driving Light,' By Choice and By Accident
Forbes, August 4, 2013
http://www.forbes.com/sites/michelinemaynard/2013/08/04/consumers-are-driving-light-by-choice-and-by-accident/

Boston Globe Insiders: Bicycle safety in Boston
Boston Globe, July 30th, 2013
www.livablestreets.info/streetfilms

Rethinking Our Reliance On Cars
WBUR, Radio Boston, July 29, 2013
http://radioboston.wbur.org/2013/07/29/rethinking-our-reliance-on-cars

Longfellow Bridge Closure Causing Traffic Nightmare
WGBH News, July 24, 2013
http://www.wgbhnews.org/post/longfellow-bridge-closure-causing-traffic-n...

CNU’s Highways to Boulevards Blog series: McGrath Highway
CNU.org, June 12, 2013
http://www.cnu.org/cnu-salons/2013/06/highways-boulevards-blog-mcgrath-highway-boston

Mandatory helmet law is wrong approach
The Boston Globe, May 26, 2013
http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/letters/2013/05/25/mandatory-helmet-law-wrong-approach/BMg4o0BcZm4MQ9qWrlBs4O/story.html

Boston bicyclists flex political clout
BostonHerald.com, May 22, 2013
http://bostonherald.com/news_opinion/local_politics/2013/05/boston_bicyclists_flex_political_clout

Leading Boston bicycle advocates to study how to make city biking safer
Boston.com, May 21, 2013
http://www.boston.com/metrodesk/2013/05/21/leading-boston-bicycle-advocates-study-how-make-city-biking-safer/RUSRWhGT6SGv6YB05PCR7M/story.html

Cycling is on the rise, but is Mass. serious about sharing the road?
WickedLocal.com, May 21, 2013
http://www.wickedlocal.com/brookline/news/x94503817/Cycling-is-on-the-rise-but-is-Mass-serious-about-sharing-the-road?zc_p=1#axzz2UEPenmBi

Helmet vending machines set to debut, and a cycle track in the works for the Seaport District
Boston.com, May 19, 2013
http://www.boston.com/news/local/blogs/starts-and-stops/2013/05/19/helmet-vending-machines-set-debut-and-cycle-track-the-works-for-the-seaport-district/JKFWRUABUeumC890eRHVlI/blog.html

Walls come tumbling down
NECN.com, May 16, 2013
http://www.necn.com/05/16/13/Walls-come-tumbling-down/landing_business.html?blockID=841229&feedID=11126

MassDOT Wants to Bring Down the ‘Monument to Urban Blight’

BostonMagazine.com, May 16, 2013
http://www.bostonmagazine.com/news/blog/2013/05/16/mcgrath-overpass-somerville-massdot/

With crash data, Boston tries to make bicycling safer
The Boston Globe, May 15, 2013
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/05/14/with-crash-data-boston-tries-make-bicycling-safer/41aQVONIQd8eiiZr2HxaBO/story.html

Cycling is on the rise, but is Mass. serious about sharing the road?
MilfordDailyNews.com, May 10, 2013
http://www.milforddailynews.com/archive/x1213312379/Cycling-is-on-the-rise-but-is-Mass-serious-about-sharing-the-road#axzz2UEV916iN


Mother's Day traffic madness, and how to best attack rush hour

Boston.com, May 10, 2013
http://www.boston.com/community/blogs/roads_and_rails/2013/05/mothers_day_traffic_madness_and_how_to_best_attack_rush_hour.html


Creating a transportation plan for 21st Century Massachusetts
Plymouth Rock Assurance Blog, May 10, 2013
http://blog.prac.com/bid/64875/Creating-a-transportation-plan-for-21st-Century-Massachusetts

And the winner is? You!
Metro Cover, May 8, 2013
http://www.livablestreets.info/files/Metro_RushHourRace_Cover.pdf


MBTA Rider wins Boston's Rush Hour Race
Metro, May 7, 2013
http://www.metro.us/boston/news/2013/05/07/rush-hour-race-through-boston-tests-fastest-transportation-route/

Rush Hour Race
Curbed Boston, May 7, 2013
http://boston.curbed.com/archives/2013/05/housing-market-6.php

Car, Bike or MBTA? What's the Fastest Way to Get From Davis Square to South Station?
BostInno, May 7, 2013
http://bostinno.streetwise.co/2013/05/06/rush-hour-race-whats-the-fastest-way-to-commute-in-boston/

Biking Loses This Years Rush Hour Race
Boston Biker, May 7, 2013
http://bostonbiker.org/2013/05/07/biking-loses-this-years-rush-hour-race/

T Rider Wins Rush Hour Race From Davis Square to South Station
Somerville Patch, May 7, 2013
http://somerville.patch.com/articles/t-rider-wins-rush-hour-race-from-davis-square-to-south-station

When Traveling From Somerville to South Station, Take the MBTA
Boston Magazine, May 7, 2013
http://www.bostonmagazine.com/news/blog/2013/05/07/rush-hour-race-boston-commute/

WGBH Panel Discussion on Bicycling in Boston
WGBHNewsroom, May 6, 2013
https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=lKTKUkSHvtc&noredirect=1

Bay State cyclists describe myriad reasons to ride
MetroWestDailyNews.com, May 6, 2013
http://www.metrowestdailynews.com/editorspick_mobile/x94503823/Bay-State-cyclists-describe-myriad-reasons-to-ride?zc_p=0#axzz2UER4PqQu

Car, Bike or MBTA: What's the Fastest Way to Get From Davis Square to South Station?
BostInno, May 6, 2013
http://bostinno.streetwise.co/2013/05/06/rush-hour-race-whats-the-fastest-way-to-commute-in-boston/

'Vulnerable road user' bill aims for safer streets
MilfordDailyNews.com, May 5, 2013
http://www.milforddailynews.com/archive/x1213312391/Vulnerable-road-user-bill-aims-for-safer-streets#axzz2UEV916iN

Are bike lanes, infrastructure one path to safety?
MilfordDailyNews.com, May 5, 2013
http://www.milforddailynews.com/archive/x1213312418/Are-bike-lanes-infrastructure-one-path-to-safety?zc_p=0#axzz2UEV916iN

What’s the Best Mode of Transportation When Commuting From Somerville to Boston?
Boston Magazine, April 29, 2013
http://www.bostonmagazine.com/news/blog/2013/04/29/livable-streets-rush-hour-race-2013/

Getting From Boston to Cambridge Has Never Been So Complicated
Boston Magazine, April 10, 2013
http://www.bostonmagazine.com/news/blog/2013/04/10/longfellow-bridge-construction-massdot/

Spotted In Boston: Out And About In The City
Boston.com, March 28, 2013
http://www.boston.com/thingstodo/2012/06/04/spotted-boston-out-and-about-the-city/iZnTwCitkSwBTTwV2Q41AI/pictures.html

LivableStreets hosts a T-riffic night of T Trivia
Transit Matters, March 28, 2013
http://transitmatters.info/2013/03/28/livablestreets-hosts-a-t-riffic-ni...

Think You Know a Thing or Two About the MBTA? Prove It.
Boston Magazine, March 27, 2013
http://www.bostonmagazine.com/news/blog/2013/03/27/think-you-know-all-about-the-mbta-here-is-a-chance-to-prove-it/

BostInno Approved: What to do this week 3/25/2013

Bostinno, March 25, 2013
http://bostinno.com/2013/03/25/bostinno-approved-what-to-do-this-week-3252013/

Sen. Jehlen Speaks Out Against Beacon Street Reconstruction Plan
Somerville Patch, March 6, 2013
http://somerville.patch.com/articles/sen-jehlen-speaks-out-against-beacon-street-reconstruction-plan

Longfellow Bridge repairs, disruption to start in summer
Boston Globe, February 28, 2013
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/02/28/longfellow-bridge-construction-begin-this-summer-with-major-traffic-diversions/gPqPYiWt2KmmWpxB5vmOaM/story.html

Bike industry professionals pay it forward to Richard Fries of Bikes Belong
Examiner.com, February 25, 2013
http://www.examiner.com/article/bike-industry-professionals-pay-it-forward-to-richard-fries-of-bikes-belong

Minneapolis Advocates Brave the Cold to Plan Winning Cycle Track Campaign

Alliance for Biking and Walking, February 14, 2013
http://www.peoplepoweredmovement.org/site/index.php/site/blog/4360/

Highlights from NACTO's 2012 "Designing Cities" Conference
Streetfilms, January 23, 2013
http://www.streetfilms.org/highlights-from-nactos-2012-designing-cities-conference/

Livable Streets with Charlie Denison
Critical Transit, January 2, 2013
http://www.criticaltransit.com/2013/01/02/episode-16-livable-streets-with-charlie-denison/

Profile: Jackie Douglas
Boston Society of Architects, December 5, 2012
http://www.architects.org/news/profile-jackie-douglas
Through the eyes of a city cyclist
The Boston Globe, October 9, 2012
http://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/2012/10/08/through-eyes-city-cyclist/tAUp7mVVqTd2oUuPGnODJM/igraphic.html

$38.5K
The METRO, October 4, 2012
http://www.livablestreets.info/files/Bike4Life_Metro_12.8.4.jpg

Bike4Life Boston set for Sept 30th in Newton
Wicked Local Newton, September 22, 2012
http://www.wickedlocal.com/newton/news/x1334619302/Bike4Life-Boston-set-for-Sept-30-in-Newton#axzz27dHo5apL

Bike4Life peddling towards $50K goal
Metro, September, 05, 2012
www.metro.us/boston/local/article/1151287--bike4life-peddling-toward-50k-goal

Five leaders: Local bike advocates building a movement
Neighborland, August 22, 2012
http://handbook.neighborland.com/five-leaders-local-bike-advocates-building-a-movement/

Hubwaybike share launches in Cambridge
Wicked Local, July 31, 2012
http://www.wickedlocal.com/cambridge/news/x1814083985/Hubway-bike-share-launches-in-Cambridge#axzz26mRxcvFU

Freeways Without Futures Revisited
Congress for New Urbanism, August 28, 2012
http://www.cnu.org/cnu-news/2012/08/2012-freeways-without-futures-revisited

Somerville, Boston, mull future of 1950s overpasses
Boston Globe August 23, 2012
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/2012/08/22/somerville-boston-mull-future-overpasses/AJM4G6FkiiNOCqb7YaEZZK/story.html

Bike to the future
Boston Globe July 8, 2012
http://articles.boston.com/2012-07-08/lifestyle/32590627_1_bike-lanes-paths-and-lanes-bike-racks

Boston's new Circle The City draws people to parks this summer
Charlestown Patch June 28, 2012
http://charlestown.patch.com/articles/photos-bostons-new-circle-the-city-draws-people-to-parks-this-summer#photo-10462849

Casey design may slim down
Jamaica Plain Gazette June 22, 2012
http://jamaicaplaingazette.com/2012/06/22/casey-design-may-slim-down/

Why We Jaywalk (and What We Can Do About It)
Somerville Patch June 12, 2012
http://somerville.patch.com/blog_posts/why-we-jaywalk-and-what-we-can-do-about-it

Bow Street In Somerville's Union Square: Safer Street For Everyone

Somerville Patch June 6, 2012
http://somerville.patch.com/blog_posts/bow-st-in-union-square-somerville-a-safer-street-for-everyone#c

On Biking: Passing bikes on a blind curve
Boston Globe June 6, 2012
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/on_biking/2012/06/passing_bikes_on_a_blind_curve.html

Fix now, flatten later: Residents question state's plans for McGrath
Somerville News June 6, 2012
http://www.thesomervillenews.com/archives/26940

Greater Somerville Hosts LivableStreets Alliance
Somerville Scout May 31, 2012
http://www.somervillescout.com/2012/05/greater-somerville-hosts-livable-streets-alliance/

Let's Work Together To Remove McGrath

Somerville Patch May 29, 2012
http://somerville.patch.com/blog_posts/lets-work-together-to-remove-mcgrath

Steven Nutter & Tom Bertulis - Livable Streets Alliance  
Greater Somerville May 29, 2012
http://greatersomerville.wordpress.com/2012/05/30/steven-nutter-tom-bertulis-livable-streets-alliance-5-29-12-2/

Counting the Impact of Bike Commuting
Living on Earth May 18, 2012
http://www.loe.org/shows/segments.html?programID=12-P13-00020&segmentID=3

On your mark - get set - commute!
The Somerville News May 16, 2012
http://www.thesomervillenews.com/archives/26244

Bike beats car, Red Line in race from Davis to Kendall this morning
Universal HUB May 14, 2012
http://www.universalhub.com/2012/bike-beats-car-red-line-race-davis-kendall-morning

Race to Kendall Square!
Cambridge Innovation Center Blog May 14, 2012
http://www.cictr.com/blog/2012/05/race-to-kendall-square/

Monday: Rush Hour Race Pits Cars Against Bikes and MBTA
Somerville Patch May 13, 2012
http://somerville.patch.com/articles/monday-rush-hour-race-pits-cars-against-bikes-and-mbta

Rush Hour Race pits cyclist, MBTA rider, driver against each other
Metro May 14, 2012
http://www.metro.us/boston/local/article/1143076--rush-hour-race-pits-cyclist-mbta-rider-driver-against-each-other

Rush Hour Race!
Boston Biker April 26, 2012
http://bostonbiker.org/2012/04/26/rush-hour-race/

Biker wins rush hour race from Davis to Kendall squares, beating T rider, and driver
Boston Globe May 14, 2012
http://www.boston.com/metrodesk/2012/05/14/biker-wins-rush-hour-race-from-davis-kendall-squares-beating-rider-and-driver/ovrihKdcOZBzk12CpcRJtN/story.html

It's Official: The Bike is the Fastest Way to Get Around Boston During Rush Hour
BostInno May 14, 2012
http://bostinno.com/2012/05/14/its-official-the-bike-is-the-fastest-way-to-get-around-boston-during-rush-hour/

On Biking: my last ride with Bike Czar Nicole Freedman
Boston Globe April 20, 2012
http://articles.boston.com/2012-04-20/yourtown/31374807_1_bike-lanes-bike-path-bicycle-parking-spaces

Take the High Road: A transportation expert points out the perks of a less car-centric society
TuftsNow March 30, 2012
http://now.tufts.edu/articles/take-high-road?utm_source=Tufts+Now+-+External+and+Students&utm_campaign=3c334fce05-Tufts_Now_external_120404&utm_medium=email

Boston bicycling director to step down
Boston Globe April 3, 2012
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/downtown/2012/04/boston_bicycle_director_to_ste.html

'Casey Arborway' project met with cheers, protests
Jamaica Plain Gazette March 30, 2012
http://jamaicaplaingazette.com/2012/03/30/casey-parkway-project-met-with-cheers-protests/

The MBTA Goes Hollywood: Documentary to be Featured on the Silver Screen
BostInno March 12, 2012
http://bostinno.com/2012/03/12/the-mbta-goes-hollywood-documentary-to-be-featured-on-the-silver-screen-video/

MBTA documentary trains spotlight on overnight workers
Boston Globe March 11, 2012
http://articles.boston.com/2012-03-11/metro/31143400_1_track-workers-overnight-workers-state-agencie
s

The 4th Annual Boston Bikes Update: Championing Safety, Innovation, and the "New Cyclist" in 2012
Boston Inno February 29, 2012
http://bostinno.com/2012/02/29/the-4th-annual-boston-bikes-update-championing-safety-innovation-the-new-cyclist-in-2012/


Boston Bike Update
Back Bay Patch February 28, 2012
http://backbay.patch.com/articles/boston-bike-update

Boston Bikes director lists accomplishments
Boston Globe February 27, 2012
http://articles.boston.com/2012-02-27/yourtown/31105195_1_bike-share-bik...

Boston Inno Approved: What To Do This Week: 2/27/12
Boston Inno February 27, 2012
http://bostinno.com/2012/02/27/bostinno-approved-what-to-do-this-week-2272012/

City Updating Residents on Progress, Goals of Bike Program
Boston Globe February 24, 2012
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/back_bay/2012/02/city_updating_residents_on_pro.html

Longfellow Bridge loses outbound lane in new design
Boston Globe February 8, 2012
http://articles.boston.com/2012-02-08/metro/31034511_1_bike-lanes-bridge-traffic-inbound-lanes

Overpass choice delayed
Jamaica Plain Gazette January 20, 2012
http://jamaicaplaingazette.com/2012/01/20/overpass-choice-delayed/

How One Fast Company Article Turned a Local Bike Lawyer into an International Businessman
BostonInno January 19, 2012
http://bostinno.com/2012/01/19/how-one-fast-company-article-turned-a-loc...

Good new for commuters: BU Bridge nearly done
Boston Globe December 25, 2011
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2011/12/25/good_news_for_commuters_bu_bridge_nearly_done/

Major Bridge Victory in Boston
Alliance for Biking & Walking December 21, 2011
http://www.peoplepoweredmovement.org/site/index.php/site/blog/3896/

On Biking: Holiday gift ideas for the cyclist
Boston.com December 14, 2011
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/brookline/2011/12/on_biking_holiday_gift_suggest.html?p1=HP_Well_YourTown_links

Transportation Happenings in Newton
Suburban Bike Mama November 30, 2011
http://suburbanbikemama.blogspot.com/2011/11/transportation-happenings-in-newton.html

On Biking: latest Longfellow Bridge proposal good for everyone
Boston.com November 23, 2011
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/beacon_hill/2010/11/on_biking_latest_longfellow_br.html

Overpass replacement choice to be made
Jamaica Plain Gazette November 22, 2011
http://jamaicaplaingazette.com/2011/11/22/overpass-replacement-choice-to-be-made/

Curious about what makes the T tick? Take a Tour
Boston.com November 20, 2011
http://articles.boston.com/2011-11-20/news/30422417_1_offering-tours-red...

Winning Campaigns Training
Led by the National Alliance for Biking & Walking, and hosted by LivableStreets, November, 2011
http://www.peoplepoweredmovement.org/site/index.php/site/memberservices/winning_campaigns_training/

LivableStreets Alliance: The Group That Says It's Okay for Drivers, Bikers & Pedestrians to be Friends
BostInnovation Novemeber 10, 2011
http://bostinnovation.com/2011/11/10/livablesteets-alliance-the-group-that-says-it%E2%80%99s-ok-for-drivers-bikers-pedestrians-to-be-friends/

Mock Green Line groundbreaking drives point in Somerville
Boston Globe October 21, 2011
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/medford/2011/10/mock_green_line_ground_breakin.html

New York’s transportation chief says there’s more work to be done
Boston Globe October 2, 2011
http://articles.boston.com/2011-10-02/news/30235526_1_janette-sadik-khan-bike-lanes-car-accident-injuries

Study looking to take down portion of Somerville's McGrath Highway
Somerville Journal September 2011
http://www.wickedlocal.com/somerville/news/x985870322/Study-seeks-new-ideas-for-old-McCarthy-Overpass#axzz1YQJd3X3e

Urban Activism in Boston: A Discussion
Northeastern University, September 20, 2010
http://www.architecture.neu.edu/events/lecture-urban-activism-boston-dis...


 

Charlie Denison & Wenzday Jane-Urban Transportation Advocate & Eco-Friendly Business Owner
Greater Somervilee September 13, 2011
http://greatersomerville.wordpress.com/2011/09/14/charlie-denison-wenzday-jane-urban-transportation-advocate-eco-friendly-business-owner-9-13-11/

 

Courteous Mass-Boston: Biking to improving tone on road
Boston.com  September 9, 2011
http://articles.boston.com/2011-09-09/yourtown/30135907_1_bike-riders-aggressive-drivers-boston-police

Wheels in Motion: Boston drives to become more bike friendly
Business Journal August 19, 2011
http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/print-edition/2011/08/19/wheels-in-motion-boston-drives-to.html 

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
The White House August 18, 2011
http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2011/08/18/president-obama-announces-more-key-administration-posts 

T4MA Calls on New Transportation Secretary Davey to Champion a 21st Century Transportation System for the Commonwealth
Transit for America press release August 4, 2011
http://www.livablestreets.info/t4ma-calls-new-transportation-secretary-davey-champion-21st-century-transportation-system-commonweal

Boston lets it ride
Boston Herald July 26, 2011
http://bostonherald.com.nyud.net/news/regional/view/2011_0726the_hub_lets_it_ride_bike-sharing_programs_have_failed_elsewhere/srvc=home&position=5

Bicycle sharing could come to easter Cambridge by early fall
Boston Globe July 19, 2011
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/cambridge/2011/07/bicycle_sharing_could_come_to.html
 

Writer calls for "livable, healthy, and prosperous" approach to McGrath Highway
Somerville Patch July 10, 2011
http://somerville.patch.com/articles/writer-calls-for-livable-healthy-and-prosperous-approach-to-mcgrath-highway

Cambridge, meet Worcester
Worcester Magazine  June 29, 2011
http://www.worcestermag.com/city-desk/top-news/Cambridge-meet-Worcester-124724179.html

Taking action for green commuting
World Learning June 17, 2011
http://blogs.worldlearning.org/now/2011/06/17/taking-action-for-green-commuting/

Featured member Jackie Douglas
World Learning Summer 2011
http://www.worldlearning.org/21257.htm

Can Brooklyn build a pedestrian-friendly arean at the Atlantic Yards site?
StreetSblog June 15, 2011
Dance festival in Cambridge June 11
Patriot Ledger June 2, 2011
http://m.patriotledger.com/patledger/db_98230/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=UiMhJS1k&detailindex=4&pn=0&ps=10&full=true

Overpass group sets design goals
Jamaica Plain Gazette April 29, 2011
http://jamaicaplaingazette.com/node/4780

Governor aims to rein in auxiliary transit costs
Boston Globe April 6, 2011
http://mobile.boston.com/art/30/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2011/04/06/governor_aims_to_rein_in_auxiliary_transit_costs/?p=3<

Bike-share program to be unveiled this week
The Tufts daily March 29, 2011
http://www.tuftsdaily.com/news/bike-share-program-to-be-unveiled-this-week-1.2524814

They ride to advocate for cyclists everywhere
Boston Globe March 17, 2011
http://articles.boston.com/2011-03-17/yourtown/29350358_1_professional-bike-racer-tim-johnson-cyclists

Bike PGH receives "Advocacy Organization of the Year" from Alliance for Biking and Walking
Bike PGH March 14, 2011
http://bike-pgh.org/blog/2011/03/14/bikepgh-recieves-advocacy-organization-of-the-year-from-the-alliance-for-biking-walking/

Alliance for Biking & Walking announces 2011 Advocacy Award Winners
Bike World News, March 10, 2011
http://www.bikeworldnews.com/2011/03/10/alliance-biking-walking-announces-2011-advocacy-award-winners/

LaHood Kicks Off National Bike Summit
DC.StreetsBlog.org,  March 8, 2011
http://dc.streetsblog.org/2011/03/08/lahood-kicks-off-national-bike-summit/

LivableStreets Director Wins National Advocacy Award
Alliance for Biking & Walking March 8, 2011
http://livablestreets.info/livablestreets-director-wins-national-advocacy-award
http://www.peoplepoweredmovement.org/site/index.php/site/blog/3169/

Will Beacon Hill get a bike lane?
Boston Globe February 14, 2011
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/beacon_hill/2011/02/will_beacon_hill_get_a_bike_la.html

Trapped by walls of white
Boston Globe January 29, 2011
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2011/01/29/needs_of_seniors_disabled_often_ignored_in_storm_cleanup_efforts/

Bike advocates call for a change of culture on the city's roads
Boston Globe January 28, 2011
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/allston_brighton/2011/01/bike_advocates_call_for_a_chan.html

Cyclists found a friendlier Boston in 2010
Boston Globe January 27, 2011
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2011/01/27/cyclists_found_a_friendlier_boston_in_2010/

Boston Bike Czar calls city "bike-friendly," says ridership has doubled in three years
Boston Globe January 27, 2011
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/downtown/2011/01/boston_bike_czar_calls_city_bi.html

Letter: Methuen rotoary project needs improvement
Eagle-Tribune January 26, 2011
http://www.eagletribune.com/opinion/x1221301667/Letter-Methuen-rotary-project-needs-improvement

Arlington: Support for new Mass. Ave plan
Boston Globe January 23, 2011
http://articles.boston.com/2011-01-23/news/29343974_1_bicycle-lanes-redesign-proposal-redesign-plan

Mass. Ave. Corridor Project debate rolls on in Arlington
Arlington Advocate January 14, 2011
http://www.wickedlocal.com/arlington/news/x1745235733/Mass-Ave-Corridor-Project-debate-rolls-on-in-Arlington

For parking turnover
Boston Herald January 10, 2011
http://www.bostonherald.com/news/opinion/letters/view.bg?articleid=1308415

LivableStreets Makes Progress on Boston Bridge - Learn More on Our Mutual Aid Call
Alliance for Biking and Walking December 14, 2010
http://www.peoplepoweredmovement.org/site/index.php/site/blog/3068/

On Biking: latest Longfellow Bridge proposal good for everyone
Boston Globe November 23, 2010
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/beacon_hill/2010/11/on_biking_latest_longfellow_br.html

Group tackles plan to create a walkable and bikeable Dedham
Wicked Local November 20, 2010
http://www.dailynewstranscript.com/features/x1892560621/Group-tackles-plan-to-create-a-walkable-and-bikeable-Dedham

For bikers, walkers, a positive step
Boston Globe, November 19, 2010
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2010/11/19/bikers_walkers_get_a_foot_in_longfellow_bridge_plan/

Idea wanted for making Dedham more bike, foot friendly
Boston Globe November 8, 2010
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/dedham/2010/11/meeting_wants_ideas_for_making.html

Tech for Transit: What Happens if You Give Up Your Car For a Week?
Read Write Web October 14, 2010
http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/tech_for_transit_designing_a_future_system_study_l.php

The MBTA holiday fruitcake
Wicked Local Cambridge October 7, 2010
http://www.wickedlocal.com/cambridge/news/x1594959896/Guest-commentary-The-MBTA-holiday-fruitcake#axzz1JdN0zcQT

(Park)ing Day 2010 - Harvard Avenue
Allston-Brighton TAB September 24, 2010
http://www.wickedlocal.com/allston/news/x1916545080/-Park-ing-Day-on-Harvard-Avenue-highlights-need-for-better-use-of-public-spaces

Space Invaders
The Boston Globe September 18, 2010
http://www.boston.com/lifestyle/green/articles/2010/09/18/anticar_celebrants_find_perfect_spots/

(Park)ing day 2010 - Brookline
Brookline TAB September 16, 2010
http://www.wickedlocal.com/brookline/news/x1902479914/Spaces-for-idling-PARK-ing-Day-to-take-over-Coolidge-Corner-metered-spots-in-Brookline

From Parking Space to People Space
Brookline Patch September 10, 2010
http://brookline.patch.com/articles/from-parking-space-to-people-space#c

On Biking: Fixing the Charles River bridges for bikers

The Boston Globe, August 27, 2010
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/brookline/2010/08/on_biking_the_charles_river_br.html

Deferred work dogs T riders too
The Boston Globe August 9, 2010
http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/editorial_opinion/letters/articles/2010/08/09/deferred_work_dogs_t_riders_too/

Envision Longfellow not just as a bridge, but an amenity
The Boston Globe July 29, 2010
http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/editorial_opinion/editorials/articles/2010/07/29/envision_longfellow_not_just_as_a_bridge_but_an_amenity/

On Biking: can't we all get along on our roads?
The Boston Globe July 28, 2010
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/brookline/2010/07/by_jonathan_simmons_guest_colu_2.html

Walz recieves award from LivableStreets Alliance
Wicked Local Cambridge July 28, 2010
http://www.wickedlocal.com/cambridge/news/x350170629/Walz-receives-award-from-LivableStreets-Alliance

T moving in right direction on disabled access
The Boston Herald July 27, 2010
http://www.bostonherald.com/news/regional/view.bg?articleid=1270426

Linking Cities and Eras
The Boston Globe July 25, 2010
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/cambridge/articles/2010/07/25/linking_cities_and_eras/?page=full

LivableStreets Alliance honors officials 'who get it' -- 5 year anniversary Street Party coverage
The Boston Globe July 25, 2010
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2010/07/25/quieting_down_the_mattapan_trolley_at_ashmont_station/?page=full

Bridge between Harvard Square and Allston could be reduced to three lanes
The Boston Globe July 23, 2010
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/cambridge/2010/07/bridge_between_harvard_square.html

Long-awaited Green Line extension to Somerville, Medford delayed again 
The Boston Globe July 11, 2010
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2010/07/11/long_awaited_green_line_extension_to_somerville_medford_delayed_again/

LivableStreets Alliance-- Rethinking Urban Transportation in Boston
Carbusters* July 7, 2010
http://carbusters.org/2010/07/07/livablestreets-alliance-%E2%80%93-rethinking-urban-transportation-in-boston/

Mass Ave Lane Addition
South End News May 26, 2010
http://www.mysouthend.com/index.php?ch=news&sc=&sc2=news&sc3=&id=106139

MBTA General Manager Davey and Bike Advocacy Groups Celebrate Bike Week
MBTA News May 19, 2010
http://www.mbta.com/about_the_mbta/news_events/?id=19454&month=&year=

Activists decries Longfellow Bridge sidewalk as "worst in Massachusetts"
Wicked Local May 5, 2010
http://www.wickedlocal.com/cambridge/news/x2084228757/Activist-decries-Longfellow-Bridge-sidewalk-worst-in-Massachusetts

Getting to know the Commonwealth's chief of Aeronautics
Boston Globe May 2, 2010
http://articles.boston.com/2010-05-02/news/29300666_1_orange-airport-aviation-airport-safety

David Byrne and "Urban Revolutions" at MIT
Lovely Bicycle April 29, 2010
www.lovelybike.blogspot.com/2010/04/david-byrne-and-urban-revolutions-at...

Boston's Transformation To A Bike-Friendly City: On The Road To Recovery
The Quad April 25, 2010
http://buquad.com/2010/04/25/bostons-transformation-to-a-bike-friendly-city-on-the-road-to-recovery/

Letter: In reconstruction, focus on everyone who uses Cambridge bridges
Wicked Local Cambridge April 21, 2010
http://www.wickedlocal.com/cambridge/news/opinions/x749206192/Letter-In-reconstruction-focus-on-everyone-who-uses-Cambridge-bridges#axzz1JdN0zcQT

Coalition proposes eliminating Longfellow Bridge traffic lanes
Beacon Hill Times April 20, 2010
http://www.beaconhilltimes.com/#ST4872

Safe crossings: Pedestrians require bridge underpasses
Boston Globe April 5, 2010
http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/editorial_opinion/oped/articles/2010/04/05/safe_crossings/

City, state get message on car-centric policies
Boston Globe March 12, 2010
http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/editorial_opinion/letters/articles/2010/03/12/city_state_get_message_on_car_centric_policies/

Arlington bike group hosts winter social with special guest, Jackie Douglas, Director of LivableStreets
Boston Globe February 22, 2010
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/arlington/2010/02/arlington_bike_group_presents.html?comments=all

A new cycle of street life in Boston
Boston Society of Architects chapter letter January 20, 2010
http://www.architects.org/documents/publications/cl/infocus/infocusJanFeb2010.pdf

Alliance Awards $104,000 in Grants
Bicycle Retailer December 14, 2009
http://www.bicycleretailer.com/news/newsDetail/3511.html

Longfellow Bridge in the 21st Century
Boston Courant December 4, 2009
http://www.walkboston.org/documents/bostoncourant_longfellow_4dec09.pdf

Inspection, assurances after Red Line warning
Boston Globe November 5, 2009
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2009/11/05/inspection_assurances_after_red_line_warning/

Transit Riders Movement
Boston Globe October 25, 2009
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2009/10/25/next_stop_low_cost_diesel_rail/

$80m in US funds for bike projects unspent in Mass.
Boston Globe October 14, 2009
http://www.boston.com/lifestyle/green/articles/2009/04/14/80m_in_us_funds_for_bike_projects_unspent_in_mass/

Initiative would make Denver streets more friendly to pedestrians and bikes
Denver Post 10/13/09
http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_13547435

Two-year construction begins on Mass Ave
Huntington News September 24, 2009
http://www.huntington-news.com/special-sections/city-pulse/two-year-construction-begins-on-mass-ave-1.1912071

Bikes Belong Awards Five REI/BFC Grants
Pedal Pushers Online March 16, 2009
http://ppolnews.com/?id=84751

Walk the walk in Downtown Crossing
Boston Globe – letter to the editor 3/8/2009
http://www.boston.com/yourtown/newton/articles/2009/03/08/walk_the_walk_in_downtown_crossing/

Men at Work
Boston Herald – letter to the editor 2/26/2009
http://www.bostonherald.com/news/opinion/letters/view/2009_02_26_Men_at_...

Bike czar creates buzz just gearing up
Boston Globe 2/22/2009
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2009/02/22/bike_czar_creates_buzz_just_gearing_up/

Look South!
Planetizen 2/18/2009
http://www.planetizen.com/node/37423

BU Bridge work is an effort to forge path to better transit
Boston Globe – letter to the editor 2/17/2009
http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/editorial_opinion/letters/articles/200...

Achieve Urban Happiness Tonight
Bostonist.com 2/5/2009
http://bostonist.com/2009/02/05/achieve_urban_happiness_tonight.php

’Boston Bikes Annual Summary’ brings more Mass. Ave. debate
South End News 2/5/2009

Suit brewing on Mass. Ave.
South End News 1/21/2009
http://www.mysouthend.com/index.php?ch=news&sc=&sc2=news&sc3=&id=86144

Some say BU Bridge repairs endangering bikers, walkers, geese
Cambridge Chronicle 10/17/2008
http://www.wickedlocal.com/cambridge/archive/x1776798665/Some-say-BU-Bri...

Parking Space a Park for Day
Harvard Crimson 9/21/2008
http://www.thecrimson.com/article.aspx?ref=524140

New Bike Cages at Alewife
Boston Globe 9/21/2008

But who speaks for the Geese? Advocates seek voice in BU Bridge project
Boston Globe 9/14/2008
lhttp://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2008/09/14/but_who_speaks_for_the_geese/

Bridge set for facelift
Daily Free Press 9/9/2008

Pedal Power: More people using bicycles to commute to work
Boston Globe 8/21/2008
www.boston.com/news/local/article/2008/08/21/pedal_power/

Rethinking Mass Ave
Boston Globe 8/10/2008
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2008/08/10/rethinking_mass_ave/

The Future of Crossing the Street
Boston Globe 8/10/2008
http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/magazine/articles/2008/08/10/the_future_of_crossing_the_street/

World-class bike cities? Why not Boston?
Boston Globe 3/23/2008
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2008/03/23/world_class_bike_cities_why_not_boston/?page=1

You Said It, JP!: 2007 in Quotes
JP Gazette 1/24/2008
lhttp://jamaicaplaingazette.com/node/2508

Rethinking ‘Bus vs. Trolley’
Jamaica Plain Gazette 10/5/2007
http://livablestreets.info/files/jpgaz_4oct07_bustrolley.pdf

Risky business at intersection
Boston Globe 12/23/2007
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2007/09/23/risky_business_at_intersection/

5th Annual AltWheels Festival: Meet the Heroes, Save the Planet. 26 Regional Individuals Doing Extraordinary Work
AltWheels 9/27/2007
http://www.docstoc.com/docs/29348715/doc---AltWheels--Welcome

Beaten path: Like the Emerald Necklace before it, the Charles River bike path is a jewel. This gem, however, has its flaws
Boston Globe 9/9/2007
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2007/09/09/beaten_path/

The Bike/Ped Professional Advocate’s Corner: Interview with Jeff Rosenblum, Founder and President of LivableStreets Alliance
Association of Pedestrian & Bicycle Professionals 7/2007
http://www.livablestreets.info/files/apbp_2007issue2_rosenblum.pdf

Pedal Power
Boston Globe 7/8/2007
http://livablestreets.info/node/1244

LivableStreets teams with MBTA for Bike Week
WBZ1030 5/14/2007
http://www.wbz.com/episode_download.php?contentType=36&contentId=713932 

"Pain at the Pump"
Chronicle, TV5 6/29/2007
http://www.livablestreets.info/files/chronicle_29jun06.mpg

Walking in the Hub may be heading downhill
Boston Globe 4/15/2007
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2007/04/15/walking_in_the_hub_...

Bike Bill Goes For A Third Spin: Advocates want stricter ticketing of riders, drivers
Boston Globe 1/14/2007
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2007/01/14/bike_bill_goes_for_a_third_spin

Group seeks debt relief for the T
Boston Globe 1/9/2007
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2007/01/09/group_seeks_debt_relief_for_the_t/

Election bump for Fairmont Line work?
Dorchester Reporter 11/30/2006
http://dotnews.com/electionbumpforfairmount.html

The End of the Road: Boston has a long history of ruining itself to make room for drivers and their infernal cars. It’s time to start taking back our streets
Boston Magazine 11/2006
http://www.bostonmagazine.com/articles/the_end_of_the_road/

AltWheels rolls into
Boston E Magazine 9/28/2006
http://www.emagazine.com/view/?3380

A Sustainable Transportation Vision for New England with LivableStreets Executive Director
WGBH 9/17/2006
http://forum-network.org/lecture/sustainable-transportation-vision-new-england

The Power of Two Wheels
TUFTS Observer 9/15/2006
http://www.tuftsobserver.org/on_the_town/20060915/the_power_of_two_wheels.html

Sound Familiar?
StreetsBlog 9/8/2006
http://www.streetsblog.org/2006/09/08/sound-familiar/

Brookline's nod to a bygone era: Town hopes to re-create Village Square's bustling urban atmosphere
Boston Globe 8/26/2006
http://www.boston.com/realestate/community/articles/2006/08/26/brooklines_nod_to_a_bygone_era/

Brookline attempts to connect Necklace
JP Gazette 8/15/2006
http://www.petestidman.com/?q=node/59

How To Live Well Without Owning A Car
Book by Chris Balish 8/12/2006
http://www.livablestreets.info/node/644

At this circle, debate goes 'round: $4.5m ramps draw ire, praise
Boston Globe 8/6/2006
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2006/08/06/at_this_circle_debate_goes_round?mode=PF

The question is: Should the city go `car free' more often?
Boston Globe 7/9/2006
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2006/07/09/the_question_is_should_the_city_go_car_free_more_often/

LivableStreets briefs Brookline on Boston's BU/Comm. Ave design
Brookline Tab 5/24/2009

T Riders Oversight Committee requests more money from Legislature
Metro 5/15/2006

A long ride, with miles to go: Cyclists call for more and improved trails
Boston Globe 5/14/2006
http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2006/05/14/a_long_ride_with_miles_to_go/

LivableStreets supports public radio
WBUR 5/12/2006
http://www.livablestreets.info/files/12may06_wburadvert_clip.WMA

Boston can be a bike city… if you fix these 5 big problems
Phoenix 5/11/2006
http://www.livablestreets.info/files/phoenix11may06.pdf

Bike over trash to save on gas
Metro 5/2/2006
http://www.livablestreets.info/node/406

City leaders plan for Storrow Drive tunnel project
NECN 3/27/2006
http://video.necn.com/global/video/popup/pop_playerLaunch.asp?clipid1=73...

Shifting gears, group merges transit message
Boston Globe 3/19/2006
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2006/03/19/shifting_gears_group_merges_transit_message/

Golden Shoe Awards
WalkBoston Awards 3/30/2006
http://www.livablestreets.info/files/2006walkbostoninvitation.pdf

Cambridgeport fears new buses
TownOnline.com 3/16/2006
http://livablestreets.info/files/cambchronical_16mar06_urbanring.pdf

Worst Cities: It’s still a jungle in these 3 urban centers
Bicycling Magazine 3/2006
http://www.livablestreets.info/files/bicyclingmagazine_march2006.pdf

New Look for Comm. Ave in the works
BU Source 1/26/2006