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EPMA: 2019 Green Building Bike Tour
August 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Date: Aug 17th, 2019 | Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm | Location: Start at Roxbury Station, 1400 Tremont St, Boston, MA
Route: EPMA JP Bike Tour Route
Join us for another year of green buildings by bike tour! Biking is one of the healthiest, greenest, and best ways to see the city in all its architectural glory. This tour is a unique opportunity to hear insights into sustainable building and development projects as well as community-oriented spaces. This year we are taking the tour through Jamaica Plain, as we hit a diverse spread of sights and scenes.
Jamaica Plain is one of Boston’s most diverse and happening neighborhoods, and this year we’re traveling through sustainable spaces that serve the needs of the community while helping support environmental goals. Bike with us to see how some projects are tackling those issues, and be prepared for a highly informative exploration of community programs and sustainable architecture along our bike tour stops.
Starting Area: 9:30AM Roxbury Station, 1400 Tremont St, Boston, MA (BlueBike Station #C32001, Columbus Ave at Tremont St)
Bring your helmet for safety, bike lock for when you go in the buildings, water for hydration, and good vibes for this fun event. Sign up now and stay tuned for more updates!
Please note that while this tour is safe for riders of any experience level, this is going to be an urban biking experience through Jamaica Plain. There will be steep sections and shared roads with cars.
Don’t have a bike? That’s a not a problem thanks to BlueBikes! BlueBikes has generously offered 15 free vouchers for the tour. Sign up to take advantage!
Highlights of this years tour:
- Roxbury Community College – Solar Parking Garage
- E+ 232 Highland St
- Arnold Arboretum
- Bikes Not Bombs
- Old Oak Dojo
See the link to our Google Map to familiarize yourself with the planned route: EPMA JP Bike Tour Route.
This event is brought to you by the Emerging Professionals of Massachusetts, a community of ascending professionals across the green building industry and allied fields providing professional support, development and advocacy tools through active networking, monthly programming and community events.