Category Archives: Urban Development

Join Green Energy Consumers Alliance on March 14 to learn what’s on the horizon for public electric vehicle charging in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. More people than ever are considering driving an electric car, and although most electric vehicle (EV) … Read More

The February 12 meeting for public comment on proposed MBTA changes to Newton bus routes, that had been postponed due to inclement weather,  has been rescheduled to Monday, March 4 from 6-8pm at the Watertown Police Department Community Room (552 Main St., … Read More

Join the Friends of Newton Cemetery for the presentation ‘Our Woods in a Warming World: The Future Outlook’ in the Newton Cemetery Chapel (791 Walnut St., Newton Center) on Tuesday, March 12 from 6-7:30pm. Nearly 80% of New England is covered by forests, and … Read More

The Newton Safe Routes to School Task Force (SRTS) is inviting Newton Public Schools students to participate in statewide a lawn sign design contest on “anti-idling.”  This year the Newton SRTS is undertaking a campaign to reduce car idling at … Read More

Join us for ‘Creating Greenways Along the Charles’ — a panel discussion of the parklands along Charles River in Newton on Thursday, January 24 from 7-9pm in the Drucker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton) . The panelists … Read More