Biking Resources

Biking Resources

Other Towns' Bike Groups

Rail trails

Walking / Pedestrian Resources

  • Needham in Motion : A town-wide campaign to encourage residents to walk and bike more, and drive less.
  • Street Smarts : This compact tutorial, available as a 46-page booklet and this online version, will increase your safety and confidence while bicycling on any road, whether you are a beginner or an expert.
  • Walk Boston is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to improving walking conditions in cities and towns across Massachusetts. Founded in 1990, our goal is to make walking and pedestrian needs a basic part of the transportation discussion.
  • Complete Streets ... "are designed and operated to enable safe access for all users. Pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists and bus riders of all ages and abilities are able to safely move along and across a complete street."
  • East Coast Greenway Alliance

Guidelines for Bicycle Lanes

Other Green Resources

  • Green Streets Initiative : The Green Streets Initiative is a grassroots organization of people from Cambridge, Massachusetts and surrounding cities, who celebrate, promote, and advocate for the use of alternative transportation.
  • Green Needham is a collaborative - an umbrella organization bringing together individuals and organizations living in, working in and serving Needham who share a common interest in building a more sustainable community through collaborative efforts on energy and the environment.

Government Resources

Boston and MassBike Calendars: Bike Events Across the State