September 1: Ward 3 Transportation Subcommittee First Open Meeting

We are circulating this announcement at the request of the Ward 3 Neighborhood Association:

Ward 3 Transportation Subcommittee First Open Meeting
The first public meeting of the Ward 3 Transportation subcommittee will be Tuesday, September 1 at Northampton Coffee, 269 Pleasant Street, at 6:30 PM. We intend to discuss a variety of topics: the new bike path opening and its future use, the possibility of new train service and a new station, walking buses and increased sidewalks. Please come and bring or tell other people you think would be interested in participating on this committee.

If you can’t make it but want to provide some input, contact Owen Freeman-Daniels at

See also:

Northampton Planning and Development: Sustainable Transportation

Rail Trail Map by Northampton Trails and Greenways (PDF)

Video: Transforming Northampton’s Rail Trails to a Regional Trail Network (11/18/08)

Video: Manhan Rail Trail Hearing of 4/27/09

Manhan Rail Trail

Norwottuck Rail Trail

Ward 3 Neighborhood Association: Meadows Watch, Montview Traffic Calming Application

Traffic Calming in Northampton
Web pages of the Transportation and Parking Commission. Download a copy of the Northampton Traffic Calming Manual.

Video: Traffic Calming Informational Discussion, 2/26/09

City Council Takes Up Traffic Calming Manual on 9/18/08; Traffic Concerns from Ward 3; Impact of Traffic Calming on Bicyclists and Snow Removal