Posts by MichaelOpton

Fall Clean Up, Oct. 13, 2018

Posted on Nov 26, 2018

Another great event! Thanks to all the volunteers who made this clean up a success.

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Fall 2018 Letter from the President

Posted on Oct 31, 2018

Fall 2018

Dear Friends,

Thanks to Charlotte Fleetwood’s hard work, the Boston Transportation Depart­ment (BTD) received a $91,200 DCR Recreational Trails Program grant and is providing a $22,800 match. The funding will pay for biddable plans, specifica­tions and estimates for the Bussey Brook Meadow Arboretum Road Green Link,…

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Watch here for the Spring Clean Up date and Bird Watch event

Posted on May 29, 2018

Watch here for the Spring Clean Up date and Bird Watch event

We will be posting our 2018 Spring Clean Up  and Bird Watch dates soon.

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“Love your Block” Volunteer Event Saturday May 5, 2018

Posted on Apr 16, 2018

“Love your Block” Volunteer Event Saturday May 5, 2018

Meet at the South Street gate of the Arnold Arboretum at 10 am. All ages welcome. Wear long pants! We will provide gloves and tools for pruning invasive plants and picking up trash. A good time guaranteed!

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New Path Project

Posted on Apr 10, 2018

New Path Project

The Arboretum Park Conservancy and WalkUP Roslindale are advocating for a new path project that would extend the Blackwell Path within the Arboretum to allow safe, comfortable, and beautiful walking and bicycling to Roslindale Square to the south and to the Southwest Corridor to the north. A first priority is to create a new gateway into the Arnold Arboretum through the tunnel at the end of Arboretum Road. This new entry would connect to a new accessible path that would be an extension of the existing Blackwell Path. This entryway would welcome people who live east of the commuter rail...

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