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  • Advocate for biking, walking, and mass transit infrastructure and mobility justice across all neighborhoods in West Hartford,
  • Build stronger engagement with biking, walking, and mass transit across our local and regional communities;
  • Connect with activists and organizations pursuing complementary goals in the Hartford region and Connecticut.

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Watch “The Street Project” at BiCiCo West, Sat Feb 11th 7pm

Register online to reserve a seat for this free screening and discussion of “The Street Project” on Saturday Feb 11th from 7 – 8:30pm at BiCiCo West, 616 New Park Avenue, West Hartford. “The Street Project” is an inspiring documentary about the global fight to make streets safer for pedestrians and cyclists, by local Emmy-winning …

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WH Center Design Presentation & Open House, Thu Feb 2nd 6pm

Attend a Thursday Feb 2nd 2023 public presentation and open house of the West Hartford Center Infrastructure Plan, from 6-8pm at Town Hall Auditorium, 50 South Main St. The project team from Stantec planning consultants will offer “preliminary concept designs that have been prepared for key roadways like LaSalle and Farmington. These and a series …

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West Hartford Residents Advocate for Vision Zero Resolution, Approved by Town Council

West Hartford residents spoke out in favor of the Vision Zero resolution that the Town Council approved on January 10th, 2023. Read news coverage by Michael Walsh for CT Insider and Ronni Newton for We-Ha.com. Last month, Kelly Hamann-Book was hit by a driver on South Main Street, who broke both of her legs, two …

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Watch and Discuss “The Street Project” Wed Jan 18th

Register online to attend this free screening and discussion on Wed Jan 18th 2023 5:30-7pm at West Hartford Public Library Noah Webster meeting room (lower level) 20 South Main Street. Room capacity: 40 seats. Or learn how to host your own watch party — at your home, book club, faith community, or public meeting space …

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CT Insider on Unsafe Bus Stops in West Hartford

Read Emily DiSalvo’s Jan 3rd article for CT Insider, “Most Greater Hartford bus stops lack shelter and benches“: CT DOT spokesperson Josh Morgan acknowledges what recent reports have shown: “Within the CTtransit Hartford Division service area, we’ve identified more than 4,300 stops, most of which are signs and poles.” DiSalvo reports problems in several areas, …

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Letter to West Hartford Town Leaders on Task Force

To  Town of West Hartford Mayor Cantor and Town Manager Ledwith Bike West Hartford letter on task force for traffic & pedestrian safety January 3, 2023 We welcome the Town of West Hartford’s recent decision to start a task force on traffic and pedestrian safety. The problem requires a holistic solution, and in addition to …

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Prioritize Action Steps with West Hartford Crash Map

Bike West Hartford calls on West Hartford town leaders to set a timetable to achieve the goal of zero roadway fatalities and serious injuries (aka #VisionZero), and use crash data to prioritize actionable steps. Explore our interactive West Hartford Crash Map, based on police reports to the UConn Crash Data Repository, to identify areas with …

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Host a Watch Party of “The Street Project” by West Hartford filmmaker Jennifer Boyd

Get involved in the citizen-led fight for safer streets for pedestrians and cyclists! Host a watch party of “The Street Project” by filmmaker Jennifer Boyd, then discuss local action steps to share during the BikeWalkCT statewide zoom call on Feb 5th 2023. Here’s how to host your own watch party of “The Street Project,” an …

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