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Walking paths, trails a way to enjoy Needham outdoors - Wicked Local Needham
05/21/2016 - 8:36am


Walking paths, trails a way to enjoy Needham outdoors
Wicked Local Needham
Bay Colony Rail Trail- Newly open, the Bay Colony Rail Trail extends 1.7 miles from the Town Forest to the Charles River. The wide gravel path makes it suitable for families, dog walkers, runners, bikers and the like. What is more, the trail is easily ...

Dover greenway trail passes town meeting vote - www.hometownweekly.net (press release) (registration)
05/10/2016 - 5:28pm


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Dover greenway trail passes town meeting vote
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This is not the first such rail trail to be passed in the area, as Needham's Bay Colony Rail trail opened just two weeks ago. There is additional consideration being given to taking similar action in nearby Medfield, as well. Some are hoping that the ...

Dover Moves Forward With Controversial 2.7-Mile-Long Bike Path - WBUR
05/05/2016 - 2:48pm


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Dover Moves Forward With Controversial 2.7-Mile-Long Bike Path
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The original plan was to extend the Bay Colony Rail Trail from Needham into Dover. (Joe Difazio for WBUR). “Right from the beginning, we saw the conversion of this rail into a trail to be a form of connection for Dover,” said Kevin Ban, beaming as he ...
Ribbon cut on new rail trailwww.hometownweekly.net (press release) (registration)
A tale of two rail trailsThe Boston Globe

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Ribbon cut on new rail trail - www.hometownweekly.net (press release) (registration)
05/04/2016 - 10:48pm


Ribbon cut on new rail trail
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The grand opening of Needham's Bay Colony Rail Trail (BCRT) went swimmingly on Sunday, May 1. The ribbon-cutting, which occurred on a section of the trail between Charles River Street and Fisher Street, was attended by a large handful of Needham ...

A tale of two rail trails - The Boston Globe
05/04/2016 - 6:36pm


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A tale of two rail trails
The Boston Globe
Although some Dover residents would like to connect the trail to Needham and Medfield as part of the Bay Colony Rail Trail project, Moss said there are no plans to do so in the near future. He said connecting the trails is even more controversial and ...

Rail Trail set to open in Needham - Wicked Local Needham
04/29/2016 - 6:46am


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Rail Trail set to open in Needham
Wicked Local Needham
The Needham section of the Bay Colony Rail Trail is set to open, and on May 1 a ceremony will make it official. The project, which started in 2013, is the product of a town-wide effort. Stretching 1.7 miles through Needham from the Town Forest to the ...
Five things to do in NeedhamWicked Local

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Five things to do in Needham - Wicked Local
04/28/2016 - 6:18pm


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Five things to do in Needham
Wicked Local
Organized by the Bay Colony Rail Trail Association, the event will celebrate the newly-opened trail and will include an official ribbon-cutting ceremony, refreshments and fun activities for children. Limited parking is available at Charles River Street ...

Five things to do in Needham - Wicked Local Needham
10/15/2015 - 11:52am


Five things to do in Needham
Wicked Local Needham
Cycle to support the rail trail. Come to CycleBar Wellesley, 386 Washington St., on Saturday, Oct. 17, 4-5p.m. for an indoor cycling ride to support the Bay Colony Rail Trail Association. The goal of the BCRTA is to convert abandoned rail corridors in ...

Lagging in bicycling amenities, communities of Boston look to catch up - Boston Globe
08/27/2015 - 2:30pm


Lagging in bicycling amenities, communities of Boston look to catch up
Boston Globe
There is also the evolving Bay Colony Rail Trail linking Needham, Newton, Dover, and Medfield; bike networks within the Mystic River Watershed, and the developing Northern Strand Trail from Everett to Lynn. The Neponset River Greenway is one that ...

Lagging in bicycling amenities, communities of Boston look to catch up - Boston Globe
08/27/2015 - 2:30pm


Lagging in bicycling amenities, communities of Boston look to catch up
Boston Globe
There is also the evolving Bay Colony Rail Trail linking Needham, Newton, Dover, and Medfield; bike networks within the Mystic River Watershed, and the developing Northern Strand Trail from Everett to Lynn. The Neponset River Greenway is one that ...

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