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Last updated: 11/5/19

Grimke Sisters Bridge dedication

Please join Mayor Walsh for a ribbon cutting ceremony dedicating the new Angelina and Sarah Grimke Bridge in Hyde Park.

Angelina and Sarah Grimke
The Grimke sisters were Hyde Park residents and well-known abolitionists and women's rights activists. The event takes place Saturday, November 16, 10:30 a.m. at 58 Dana Avenue. 

In addition to Mayor Walsh, the ceremony will include remarks by Boston City Councilor Tim McCarthy, Barbara Lee, founder and president of the Barbara Lee Family Foundation, Catherine Allgor, president of the Massachusetts Historical Society, and Elisa Birdseye of Hyde Park Historical Society.

The event is free and open to the public.