Posts by Lisa Jacobson
Carla Mirabal Rodriguez
Lisa Jacobson is a senior program officer on Barr’s Climate team. Her work focuses on transportation and land use, in particular accelerating the development of more walkable, connected, and low-carbon communities in Massachusetts. She has significant transportation planning and policy experience at the local, state, and federal levels.
We’ve been through a lot in the last 22 months. Are we less afraid of change?
The COVID pandemic pushed Massachusetts cities and towns to rethink their public spaces. It also pushed us as funders to rethink how we do our work.
Inspiration and insights from cold-weather cities reimagining winter as a season to love.
Results of three bus pilot projects prove that change is possible.
For two weeks, Silver Line riders boarded the bus through three doors instead of one. Here’s how it changed the commuting experience.
Insights into new efforts to expand ferry service in Boston Harbor, from Alice Brown of Boston Harbor Now.
Eight questions with Lisa Jacobson, who recently joined Barr as Program Officer for Mobility.