Somerville, Cambridge, MWRA jointly update communities on long-term environmental planning to protect waterways from wastewater (Somerville Wire) – Most sewer systems in the United States have two dedicated, separated networks of pipes—one for sewage and one for stormwater. But many parts of Cambridge and Somerville have combined sewer systems, with one network of pipes for […]
Streets throughout Somerville to be designated “Neighborways” with reduced vehicle speeds (Somerville Wire) – The City is currently planning a broad new system of bicycle routes throughout Somerville. The preliminary plans, which are being vetted in small pop-ups around the city this spring and summer, would add more separated bike lanes and also improve protection […]
The centuries-long relationship with Boston that made Chelsea a frontline community for environmental justice
After four years of struggle, Weymouth activists continue to challenge the fossil fuel industrial complex
Covering Climate Now now ranks as one of the most ambitious efforts ever to organize the world’s media around a single coverage topic.