2019 Cambridge City Council Election

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Candidate Signed the pledge? Voted for a protected intersection in Inman Square? Voted for the Cycling Safety Ordinance? Endorsements
Marc McGovern (Mayor) done (link) done done ABC
Dennis Carlone (i) done (link) done done CRA, OR
Alanna Mallon (i) done (link) done done ABC
Sumbul Siddiqui (i) done (link) done done ABC
Quinton Zondervan (i) done (link) done done CRA, OR, Sunrise
Burhan Azeem done (link) N/A N/A ABC
Charles Franklin done (link) N/A N/A CRA, OR
Derek Kopon done (link) N/A N/A
Risa Mednick done (link) N/A N/A ABC, CRA
Adriane Musgrave done (link) N/A N/A ABC
Patricia Nolan done (link) N/A N/A CRA, OR
Jivan Sobrinho-Wheeler done (link) N/A N/A ABC, CRA, OR, DSA, Sunrise
Nicola Williams done (link) N/A N/A CRA, OR
Craig Kelley (i) close close done
Denise Simmons (i) close close close ABC
Tim Toomey (i) close close close ABC

Cambridge City Council Candidate Pledge

For the upcoming Cambridge City Council election we are asking candidates to sign onto our pledge:

I support rapid implementation of the citywide network of protected bicycle lanes as described in the Cambridge Bicycle Plan. Specifically, I support complete implementation of the Bicycle Plan in the near future, within the next 5 years, using a combination of quick-build and capital improvements.

Additionally, I recognize that Mass Ave is the most important street in Cambridge and needs protected bicycle lanes for its entire length as soon as possible.

Accordingly, if elected, I pledge to do everything in my power–including by voting in the City Council, proactively working with the City Manager and City Staff, and promoting this initiative publicly–to ensure that the City of Cambridge installs continuous protected bicycle lanes along the entire length of Mass Ave from the Charles River to the Arlington border, by the end of the next council term, or has started a capital project to do so. These improvements should also include bus transit priority and pedestrian safety improvements.