Greenways

Bike to the Sea bike tour as part of Herring Run & Paddle festivities

Bike to the Sea bike tour as part of Herring Run & Paddle festivities

On Saturday, May 20th at 11:15 a.m. join Bike to the Sea for a free bike ride as part of the Mystic River Herring Run and Paddle. The ride will take place along existing paths on both sides of the Mystic River through Somerville and Medford, in addition to the Park at River's Edge along the Malden River. 

Alexie Torres-Fleming to join Mystic River Watershed Association for talk on community-led park revitalization projects

Alexie Torres-Fleming to join Mystic River Watershed Association for talk on community-led park revitalization projects

The Mystic River Watershed Association is hosting a lecture and panel discussion headlined by Alexie Torres-Fleming, an award winning speaker, activist, urban planner and Medford resident. Torres-Fleming will share her story of creating a community-driven movement to revitalize parks along the Bronx River. 

MyRWA's Letter Urges DEP to Restore Public Access on the Malden

MyRWA's Letter Urges DEP to Restore Public Access on the Malden

With leadership and support from our Policy Committee, MyRWA submitted a comment letter to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) regarding the Chapter 91 license application by National Grid, a large property owner along the Malden River. MyRWA urged National Grid to restore full waterfront access along its more than 2,000 feet of shoreline. 

Advocating for access to the Malden River - a testimony

Advocating for access to the Malden River - a testimony

On November 17th Patrick Herron, Executive Director of the Mystic River Watershed Association testified at the public hearing held in Everett by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MA-DEP) regarding the Chapter 91 License Application for the National Grid site located along the Malden River. Click to read an excerpt from Patrick Herron’s remarks!