Writing the Book on Protecting Rural Roads

A committee is preparing for a new phase in the mission to protect and in some cases restore the rural character of Island roads. Planners from McCormick Taylor, a consulting and engineering firm, and Lardner/Klein Landscape Architects, will help develop a manual.

Rural Roads on Vineyard to be Preserved, Protected

It was a unanimous vote by the Martha's Vineyard Commission to create a manual to preserve the Island roadscapes.

Saving Rural Roads: One-Man Mission Turns to Islandwide Effort

A Vineyard Haven resident pitches a plan to Island selectmen to develop a rural roads manual. Other places have done it successfully, including Nantucket.