Save May 2nd, 5:30pm for a free walk in Chelsea with WalkBoston and community partners to highlight local walkability, transit and development projects and opportunities, while also emphasizing the need to maintain affordability and prevent displacement. WalkBoston will gather a group at South Station at 5:00pm to ride the new MBTA Silver Line Gateway to Chelsea by 5:30pm. We will then walk along the Gateway’s new multi-use path and down Broadway to examine creative affordable housing and transportation initiatives, ending at a local restaurant for food, drink, and continued conversation.
Starting Location/Stop 1: Eastern Ave Silver Line Station
WalkBoston group from South Station meets Chelsea partners and residents at 5:30pm
Speakers: Maria Belen (GreenRoots), MBTA/MassDOT Silver Line Gateway Project representative TBD
Stop 2: Box District
Speakers: Aaron Wasserman (The Neighborhood Developers), Elijah Plymesser (LOCUS Massachusetts)
Stop 3: Downtown Chelsea/Broadway Corridor
Speakers: Alex Train (City of Chelsea)
Stop 4: Mi Salvador Mexicano Restaurant, 222 Broadway
Food, Drinks, and More Conversation - thank you to LOCUS Massachusetts for helping sponsor appetizer costs!