The Good Neighbor Recognition Award for August 2014 was awarded to the North End Foot Center. The award was presented by Recognition Committee Chair Janet Gilardi of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). Dr. Frank Campo is on […]
Prompted by a campaign promise from Mayor Marty Walsh, the City’s Department of Public Works brought out their power washing team to the North End last week for the 2nd time in 3 months. Courtesy photos by Boston City Hall.
It has been a month now with the new schedule of trash and recycling pickups on Mondays and Fridays only. Remember, there is no residential trash pickup on Wednesdays! Public Works and Inspectional Services have been giving mostly warnings, but […]
The Good Neighbor Recognition Award for July 2014 was awarded to Philip’s Salon at 437 Hanover Street. The award was presented by Recognition Committee Chair Janet Gilardi of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). Maria Russo is the […]
Save the bricks. That was the rallying cry last Thursday for Beacon Hill residents. When neighbors heard the city was going to tear up bricks and install concrete ramps at the neighborhood’s intersections they were, like their predecessors in 1947, […]
After last week’s complaints regarding an long empty tree stump hole on Hanover Street, we heard from City Hall through Stephen Passacantilli, Special Assistant to the Mayor. The hole has been filled in with concrete as shown in the attached […]
A worker freshens up the paint on the Italian flag colors on the wall at the Gassy (DeFilippo Park). Photo by Michelle Descamps Mario.
North End Innovation is illustrated by the city’s cutting down a tree on Hanover St., corner Parmenter, leaving the stump for a while, then removing the stump, and creating a hole in the sidewalk. It is an obvious hazard to […]
City Councilor Sal LaMattina and Boston Public Works Recycling Coordinator, Brian Kaufman, spoke at the July 10, 2014 North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) meeting. As of July 1st, there is no longer any trash pickup on Wednesdays and recycling […]
Video: Marine Debris Removal Program in action on Boston Harbor – July 2014 Everyone knows the amazing story of the Boston Harbor cleanup, but did you know how the harbor stays so clean of debris and trash? This week, The […]
From the way the streets looked last week, some residents are confused about the new trash and recycling schedule. Some of that could be blamed on the holiday week. Many streets had trash out on Wednesday and there was a […]
Effective July 1st, there will no residential pickup on Wednesdays! The first Wednesday without pickup is July 2nd so don’t put your trash on the sidewalks! In case you did not get one, below is the postcard that Boston Public […]