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The Minuteman Bikeway is a Millennium Trail, designated by the White House.

Minuteman Bikeway Celebration


Sunday, October 5, 2008
Hall of Fame sign

NOTE: This event has already happened. Link to the related news story and video.

Join us in celebrating the Minuteman Bikeway's induction into the national Rail-Trail Hall of Fame, with special events and activities along the bikeway on Sunday, October 5, 2008.

This year, the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy named the Minuteman Bikeway as the fifth inductee to the national Rail-Trail Hall of Fame. Built 15 years ago, the Minuteman Bikeway remains one of the most popular rail-trails in America; it is also a significant urban greenway, abutting public parks and conservations lands.


To celebrate this exciting occasion, the communities of Cambridge, Arlington, Lexington, and Bedford are sponsoring a day-long celebration along the Minuteman Bikeway, with official ceremonies, guest speakers, and special events planned on Sunday, October 5, 2008:

> DOWNLOAD a Bikeway Celebration event SCHEDULE and MAP for Cambridge, Arlington, Lexington, and Bedford celebrations (PDF, revised 10/1/08).

> Get more info on Bikeway Celebration events in LEXINGTON.

Join us on Sunday, October 5, to celebrate the Minuteman Bikeway!

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