Air Line Trail Community Bike Ride

Sat, Sept 26 (rain date Sept 27) 12:30pm – 3:30 pm with staggered starts.

Come join the greater Portland community for a leisurely ride on the beautiful Air Line Trail! The trail is a mostly flat, gravel trail ideal for all ages and levels of experience. The ride is approximately 5 miles round trip. CDC recommended COVID-19 safety practices will be followed.

Some additional details:

  • This event is open to all (you do not need to be a Portland resident).
  • A credit card is NOT needed to register.
  • You will have to create an online account with Portland Parks & Rec.
  • You will receive your assigned start time when you register.

Middletown Common Council Adopts Declaration of Climate Emergency

As you may have noticed, our national government has utterly failed to provide leadership in the face of the global climate crisis. Once we get through the Covid-19 pandemic — another area of failed leadership — we will still face this even more threatening, though slower moving, crisis. Regardless of what you hear on the evening news lately, climate change has not been put on pause. What are concerned, climate-conscious citizens to do? In addition to reducing our individual carbon footprints, we need to take political action at the local level. Continue reading