In Boston, Transportation Matters!

Boston Mayoral Candidate Forum on Trans & Livable Streets at Boston Public Library, 9/17. Overflow room was required due to such a large crowd. Here are some of the tweets following the hashtag #Mayor4LivableBos.


  1. Event co-sponsors: Allston-Brighton Bikes, Bikes Not Bombs, Boston Collaborative for Food & Fitness, Boston Collective Delivery, Boston Park Advocates, Charles River Conservancy, Circle the City, Conservation Law Foundation, Emerald Necklace Conservancy, Fairmont/Indigo Line CDC Collaborative, Franklin Park Coalition, Green Streets Initiative, LivableStreets Alliance, Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations, Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition, Massachusetts League of Environmental Voters, Massachusetts Public Health Association, Northeastern University School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs, On the Move, Rutherford Corridor Improvement Coalition, Southwest Corridor Park Conservancy, Transportation for Massachusetts, WalkBoston.
  2. Leading up to the forum, each candidate was provided with a briefing book & the option to respond to a Questionnaire. Follow the link for the book & responses [UPDATE 9/19 - link now also includes full video of the forum!]:
  3. With large attendance expected, guests began lining up at 5:15pm for the 6pm forum at the Boston Public Library's Rabb Lecture Hall!