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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 […]


Somerville’s Cyclists Are On A Roll

Almost eight percent of Somerville’s commuters get to work on a bicycle—and while that percentage may seem small, it actually puts the city in fifth place nationally, according to a 2014 report by the League of American Bicyclists. “It all stems from [the Curtatone] administration’s push,” says Ward 3 Alderman Bob McWatters, Chairman of the Somerville Traffic and Parking […]