Blue Heron Trail

Rail-to-Trail Greenway Proposed

An old former rail corridor and bridge over the Charles River offers the potential to provide excellent recreational and smart growth opportunities to benefit the residents of Newton, including Lower Falls and adjacent communities.

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Blue Heron Bridge Opening

This program covers the official opening of the Charles Greenway and Blue Heron Bridge on Sept. 23rd, 2005. This was the formal opening of the DCR’s new one mile greenway corridor that travels from Bridge Street in Newton to Farwell Street in Waltham (traveling through Watertown).

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Charles River Reflections

A reflective look at the Charles River featuring the photography of Carole Smith Berney and the music of Anne Marie David (Birch Pennings). This was part of a Newton Conservators lecture by Carole Smith Berney at the Newton Free Library in Fall 2004.

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