MiM NB Receives Grant to Study Physical Activity in New Bedford!

We are pleased to announce that we – in partnership with Mass in Motion Fall River & UMass Dartmouth’s Public Policy Center – have received a grant from Southcoast Health to study physical activity among residents of New Bedford and Fall River.  Led by the Public Policy Center, we will conduct A Study […] Read more »

City of New Bedford Receives Recognition at White House!


In mid-September, Kim Ferreira represented the City of New Bedford at the Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties Celebratory Event at the White House. The City was recognized as only one of 58 other communities across the country for achieving Gold Medal status in all five of the program’s areas, which […] Read more »

South Coast Bikeway Hosts 5th Annual Summit


On March 26th the South Coast Bikeway Alliance held its 5th Annual Bike Summit at White’s of Westport. The room was full of residents from Wareham to Swansea who attended to show their enthusiasm and support for the growing bicycle culture in Southcoast Massachusetts. Longtime advocate and House Chair of the […] Read more »

163 New Bike Racks Installed Throughout New Bedford

new bike racks 2

Over the past month, the city’s Department of Public Infrastructure (DPI) installed 163 new bike racks throughout the city’s schools and parks. The city received a $20,000 grant from the Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District (SRPEDD) to install these bike racks, giving cyclists more opportunity to ride their […] Read more »