Newton-in-Motion: Transportation Demonstration Workshop

EVENT POSTPONED: Due to rain and thunderstorms in the forecast, the Newton-in-Motion Transportation Demonstration will take place June 10-11th.

For two days, the intersection of Washington Street and Walnut Street will feature a temporary traffic configuration that will demonstrate how the intersection could be redesigned to be more welcoming to all users. The temporary configuration will be made of moveable materials and will include elements like curb extensions, pedestrian islands, bike lanes, parklets and art programming. Kids welcomed and encouraged to participate!

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When: Friday, June 10th and Saturday, June 11th - All Day
Where: Intersection of Washington St and Walnut St
Take the Commuter Rail to Newtonville; take Express Buses #553, #554, #556 or Bus #59 to Washington @ Walnut St. Drivers are encouraged to park at the Austin St. Lot located at 28 Austin St, Newton, MA. The temporary bike lanes will be located on Walnut Street from Austin St to Foster St. and riders are encouraged to make use of them to visit the demonstration and on their routes to other great events! 

June 10, 2016 at 8am - June 11, 2016
Intersection of Washington Street and Walnut Street, Newtonville
263 Walnut St
Newton, MA 02460
United States
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Rachel Blatt - Newton Planning and Development Department ·

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