Public Program People before Highways Day Rally: 1969 + 50! 25 January 2019.Friday, 1:30PM - 2:45PM

Join activists, residents and our allies on the State House steps to mark the 50th anniversary of the successful movement to stop the Interstate-95 highway from tearing through greater Boston. Come remember this historic day and offer bold wishes for the future of the Commonwealth. We rally to honor our shared legacy of tireless grassroots activism and to reflect on the urgent work that remains unfinished. RAIN or SHINE


1:30 pm Assemble on State House steps


2:00 pm Enter State House


Collaborating Partners

Historic Boston, Inc.


Mel King Institute/Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations

Massachusetts Historical Society

Northeastern University Archives & Special Collections

Haymarket People’s Fund

Massachusetts Communities Action Network