You are invited to register now for the Moving Together 2011 Conference, scheduled for Wednesday, October 12, 8:30am-4:30pm, at the Boston Sheraton Hotel, 39 Dalton Street.
Moving Together 2011, the Commonwealth’s annual statewide walking and bicycling conference will focus on “Advancing Healthy Transportation with GreenDOT.”
GreenDOT is the Massachusetts Department of Transportation sustainability policy that establishes promotion of the healthy transportation modes of walking, bicycling and transit as a top goal.
Last year’s Moving Together attendance doubled to 300 people that included local & state officials, community leaders & board members, planners, transportation engineers, landscape architects, public health & environmental professionals, advocates, educators and consultants who were all focused on bicycle and pedestrian transportation.
Register now for Moving Together, the premier venue to collaborate, learn, advocate and network on healthy transportation in the Commonwealth. For more information and to see the workshops visit the Moving Together 2011 website or mass.gov/baystateroads.
Longfellow Bridge: Next Stage of Construction to Begin in August posted on Jul 22
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