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Somerville Jumps On Board Vision Zero

Mornings in Somerville hum to sounds of commuters—squeaking car brakes, coworkers christening the morning with coffee, and an echoing ding from the bells of cyclists awaiting a green light. It’s a refreshing sight, dozens of adults biking to work, like the neighborhood decided to take a spin around the block. But despite the many cautious, […]


A Primer on Cycling in Somerville

For the (seemingly few) months of the year when Somerville isn’t covered in snow, biking is an appealing way to get around. You can replace your sweaty walk to the T with a quick ride and, over time, save money by biking to work instead of taking public transportation. You can get some exercise on the community […]


SCOUT PICK: Boston Cyclists Union’s Biketoberfest

How could Oktoberfest get any better? By adding bikes into the mix! At least, that’s the idea behind the Boston Cyclists Union’s Biketoberfest, which will welcome more than 300 area pedal pushers to the Armory on October 15 to eat, drink, socialize and celebrate the work the union has been doing. Any time an area street is […]



SCOUT PICK: Somerville Illuminations Bike Tour

If you’re anything like us here at Scout HQ, you are probably waiting until the last minute to get all of your holiday shopping done. To be honest, it doesn’t exactly feel like the most festive and cheery season out there with the weather at 41 degrees and a (seemingly) constant rainfall. And now, to […]