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Can the DCR Make Mass the Netherlands of America?

Sweeping Proposal Would Overhaul Bike Facilities on Parkways Throughout Metro Area By RICHARD FRIES, Executive Director The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, the state’s largest landowner, will soon conduct a “comprehensive conditional assessment” of most of its parkways in the Boston metro area. The DCR is dedicating $500,000 to analyze the changes needed to bring […]

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Ride with MassBike – Join Now

We’re rolling forward in the right direction, but need your help! We represent over 3000 cyclists across the state who see bicycling as a solution for the traffic, health and environmental challenges we face in our community. We can’t do it alone. MassBike depends on bicyclists like you to continue our work making bicycling a healthy […]

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How Two Oklahoma Republicans Restored My Faith in Bike Advocacy

By RICHARD FRIES Executive Director, MassBike I arrived at Thursday’s National Bike Summit reception forlorn. For I had just experienced exhilarating success on Capitol Hill. Seems ironic, eh? In this 15th edition of the Summit, every Congressional leader of Massachusetts had pledged full support for everything the Massachusetts delegation had asked. Markey, Neal, Warren, Capuano, […]

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MassBike Responds to Cambridge Tragedy

The Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition is saddened to learn of the tragic Cambridge accident that took the life of 65-year-old bicyclist Marcia Deihl. An accomplished musician, Deihl was struck and killed by a container truck about 1:40 p.m. Wednesday. No charges have been filed against the driver as of this writing. “Ironically our staff was working […]

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MassBike in Springfield – Video

In late 2014 we completed our work in Springfield. We worked on many projects to encourage cycling, including helping the city get its first bike lane and creating a Pedestrian/Bike Plan with LiveWell Springfield. To wrap up our time there, we produced this video about biking in this wonderful city. Enjoy!  

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Visit with Richard Fries at the Ride Studio Cafe

Our new director, Richard Fries, will be at this Tread Labs event at Ride Studio Cafe today. Come check it out. Click the image for a PDF version of the flyer.

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You Are Invited to a Party Celebrating David Watson

Come celebrate David Watson’s eight-year tenure as executive director. As he moves on to other endeavors, we would like to express our thanks for all he has done to build up the organization and promote bicycling across the state. When: January 24, 7:00 PM Where: Ride Studio Cafe: 1720 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA 02420   […]

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Want to Work at Fenway Park?

We are so pleased to be working with the Red Sox by offering Valet Bicycle Parking at Fenway Park. Now, we need some enthusiastic volunteers to help us before the game. If you want to hang out at Fenway, support Massachusetts cyclists, and even get to see some of the game, please contact us today. […]

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