Doctors at the Boston Medical Center can now prescribe $5 bike memberships to their low-income patients with a Prescribe-A-Bike prescription. Boston is the first American city to launch a service linking medicine to public bike shares.
HEAL announced that it has awarded $20,000 in grant monies to four projects supporting active transportation in New Hampshire communities. The new Active Transportaiton program will teach bicycle-pedestrian strategies.
Dozens of ready and willing walkers gathered at Nashua City Hall just before noon Friday to participate in the final event of Nashua’s observance of National Public Health Week this year. The walkers and the knot of bicyclists who joined them came together next to a white tent at the Heritage Rail Trail.