Chiofaro Changes Plan for Harbor Garage Redevelopment

The Chiofaro Company has modestly downsized the scale of its proposed plan to redevelop the Harbor Garage. The height of the project has been modestly...

Revised Outdoor Seating/Parking Plan For Cross Street Sidewalk Plaza

At last night's NEWRA meeting, the Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee provided an update from the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) on the outdoor seating...

Chamber of Commerce President Responds to Globe Article

In a letter to the Boston Globe, North End Chamber of Commerce (NECC) President, Joanne Prevost Anzalone, responded to the recent Globe article, “A...

NEWRA Supports “Go Bananas” Move Across Salem St

In a vote of 42 - 2, the North End/Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) supported the "change of use" application by Go Bananas Market. The...

Mapping “Fewer” Foreclosures

After reading this week's news of fewer Bay State foreclosures, I took a look at the North End/Waterfront area using a mapping tool. Below is...

“Go Bananas” Moving To Larger Space Across Salem Street

"Go Bananas" is moving directly across the street to 64 Salem Street.  The neighborhood grocery will continue to be operated by Frank Scire who...

Board of Appeal Approves Barber Shop Expansion and Deck with Conditions

The controversial Barber Shop extension and deck at 113 Salem Street, was “Sustained with Proviso” by the City’s Board of Appeal which roughly translates...

BRA Scenario Shows Large Developments On North End Side of Greenway

In a public meeting at City Hall, the Boston Redevelopment Authority presented scenarios for substantial North End development along the Greenway, filling in most...

Fun Facts From Greenway Conservancy’s Annual Report – Following the Money

Browsing through the pages of the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy's Annual Report reveals some interesting facts about how the Conservancy is managing the parks....

NEWNC Goes to the Movies, Hears Fortunes & Zoning Issues

The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) met on several community issues at its September 14th meeting. See NEWNCBoston.org for the detailed minutes. Here is...

Supermarket Committee Asks for Support

This week, Lia Tota and the Supermarket Committee came back to the neighborhood seeking support for a reinvigorated effort toward a supermarket project in...

105 Prince St Headhouse Change Receives NEWRA Support

The North End/Waterfront Residents' Association voted 43-0 in support of a headhouse modification at 105 Prince Street. The condominium association is seeking zoning relief...
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