Be a Volunteer
Volunteering at Open Streets is great for all ages, it's a perfect family weekend outing and it's an exciting, fun, and rewarding way to be engaged with your community and your city!
Not to mention, the free Medford Open Streets T-shirt is awesome!
If you have questions, please contact our Volunteer Coordinators:
Edem Gomez, RVTD, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kyle Kearns, City of Medford, Kyle.Kearns@cityofmedford.org
Interested in helping make Medford Open Streets a success? See Volunteer Descriptions and Sign up below!
Read the Volunteer job descriptions below and fill out the form with your contact information and we will get in contact with you. We appreciate your willingness to help make Medford a great place to live, work, and play. All Volunteers will receive a 2019 Medford Open Streets T-Shirt! Thank you!
Our Superheroes are the most important volunteers at Medford Open Streets, helping neighbors who live directly on the route. To make it work for everyone, you’re there to help neighbors safely drive to and from their houses, and help direct all other drivers around the event.
Act as an ambassador to the neighborhood on behalf of Medford Open Streets
Escort automobiles to or from houses on the route within a block of your intersection
Direct all other automobiles away from the event route
Be cheerful, energetic, communicative, empathetic and authoritative
Understand and follow directions given by the Volunteer Coordinators
Take our comprehensive online training
Be at least 18 years old or accompanied by an adult
Each shift lasts 5 hours
You’ll receive an in-person training by your Volunteer Coordinator prior to your shift
You’ll be provided with a Medford Open Streets volunteer t-shirt, and water
You may need to move barricades and escort cars on foot
Please bring weather-appropriate clothing