• In Focus on Bicycling and Older Adults, AARP Highlights Boston Bike Lane Plan

    2 days ago - By Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

    In their latest newsletter, AARP's Livable Communities team focuses on bicycling and older adults by promoting a free webinar and ways bike lanes improve safety for all, including those who don't use a bike.
    AARP also promotes a local initiative called GoBoston 2030, which aims to cut citywide car traffic in half - a goal that was later embraced in the city's climate action plan - in part by quadrupling the the percentage of Bostonians who commute by bike, from 2 percent to 8 percent, within the next decade. Photos of Boston's “Connect Downtown” bikeway are featured in a StreetsBlogMass...
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