Greenough Boulevard is overly wide, endangers pedestrians, and degrades the river ecology.
By reconfiguring the boulevard a mile of parkland can be reclaimed along the river. (Artist's rendering)
The new tree-line path will complete a stunning five-kilometer loop rivaling Fresh Pond and the Esplanade for the affection of walkers and runners. (Artist's rendering)
This is one of the most bucolic stretches of the Charles River Basin.
Pedestrians, runners, and cyclists are all crowded to the shore where erosion results.