Candidate Questionnaire for the 2019 Election
We work hard to make many positive changes in Medford and with that progress, it often takes the right partnership to advance change. With the new election coming up, we've posed many pertinent questions to the candidates. Please click here to look at the conversation and the competitors responses. We'll update in a month or so if we get more responses in time for the November election, but this is what we have in time for the preliminary election.
Stantec Project / Winthrop & South Street Intersection Design
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc. (VHB) Traffic Calming Study
School's OUT for SUMMER!
Summer break is here and that means there are many more children outside walking, playing and riding their bikes! There has been yet another accident at Winthrop & George Streets. The Hillside area of town sure could use a hand. This city needs traffic enforcement by MPD & MSP. There are far too many drivers who speed through the major arteries...
June 13, 2017
Medford Stakeholders Discuss Clippership Connector
May 8, 2017
Letter to the Editor in support of "Much-Needed Clippership Connector"
May 2, 2017
Medford Discusses Clippership Connector Walking Path
March 1, 2017
Wegmans Fills Funding Gap for Clippership Connector
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Mystic River Festival at Condon Shell
Event goes from 12:00 - 4:00
Walk Medford will host a walk from 12:30 - 1:15
Meet at the Walk Medford sign at the Medford Historical Society and Museum’s table at 12:20. Ann and James Kossuth will lead 45 minute route that will be based off of the Over the Mystic River Route which includes historic points.
We will be asking people to take photos of what is surprising to them on the walk and submitting them to the Walk Medford Facebook page, and we will turn the images into art using this ap: http://prisma-ai.com/
WalkMedford will join Grace Church on our Walks in the Fells on July 24 and August 28.
All are welcome!
Hikers are to meet in the Medford High School parking lot at 10:45AM on July 24 and August 28. Each person should bring their own water and lunch and wear sneakers or appropriate hiking/comfortable shoes. Each hike will consist of 2 one hour loops, so people will have the option of walking one or both loops.
MassDOT approved Medford's Complete Streets policy. See the Mayor's announcement here:
And read the policy itself here:
Next WalkMedford meeting (& dinner) is June 7th, 6:30 PM rm. 207 City Hall
We have other projects in the works -- come to our planning session at the next meeting to be part of shaping what we focus on. Includes free dinner from Bob's in South Medford! Social time from 6:30-7, meeting from 7-8:30. I will take requests for food when I send out the draft agenda the week before the meeting.
Calling for volunteers!
Are you available to help get the word out about Walk Medford at any of the following events? We are working on creating materials and items to give away but need help tabling & designing some interactive activities to get people thinking and talking about Walk Medford!
Circle The Square: Thursday June 16th between 3:30-7:30 p.m.
Medford Farmers Market Community Table: Thursday June 23rd between 3:00-7:00 p.m.
Circle The Square: Thursday July 21st between 3:30-7:30 p.m.
Circle The Square: Thursday August 18th between 3:30-7:30 p.m.