Category Archives: Urban Development

Join 350Mass to challenge Governor Baker on his lack of sustainable transportation and climate leadership. Protestors will gather at the Massachusetts State House (24 Beacon Street, Boston) around 12 pm on Sunday, September 22 and, starting at 1 pm, walk … Read More

The transportation sector is the largest and fastest growing emitter of greenhouse gases (GHG) in Massachusetts and ranks second in Newton’s GHG emissions. Our transportation infrastructure also has a significant environmental impact. Ideas for greening transportation must go far beyond electrifying … Read More

Join Extinction Rebellion in a  Protest to Protect the Amazon on Thursday, August 29 at 8am at the Brazilian Consulate (175 Purchase St., Boston). The Amazon has raging wildfires at a scale that can be seen from space! Since the … Read More

On Tuesday, May 14, Newton City Council’s Land Use Committee held a public hearing about the Northland Development Project‘s architectural and design guidelines, sustainability and stormwater management plans. Newton city planners and consultants and Northland representatives made presentations. The Northland … Read More

ACTION ALERT:  Call Governor Baker at 617-725-4005 and ask him to: deny all permits for the dirty and dangerous gas compressor station planned for Weymouth, declare a complete moratorium on new fossil fuel infrastructure and protect ratepayers from fees related … Read More

Please join Friends of Cold Spring Park at their first public event on Monday, June 3 at 7:30pm at the Zervas Elementary School (30 Beethoven Ave., Waban). Naturalist Sam Jaffe, founder of The Caterpillar Lab, will speak on “The Natural Wonders … Read More