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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.