Event Notices

NEWRA Reports Cover Neighborhood Issues [Video]

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association meeting on December 11th included several brief reports, moderated by NEWRA President Ford Cavallari.

Subjects covered:

  • Enhancements on NEWRA.org website, including zoning and licensing documents.
  • Time to renew NEWRA memberships. Forms available here.
  • President’s challenge to bring in new members.
  • Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee report by Chair Victor Brogna
    • Former co-chair David Kubiak honored by West End Civic Association
    • AirBnb rentals and North End zoning
    • Parking lot next to Langone Funeral Home identified for development
    • Next ZLC meeting scheduled for December 16, 2014
    • NEWRA activity year-to-date: 12 letters of support, 9 letters of no objection and 4 letters of opposition
  • From City Hall: Dog park pilot at the Gassy Flights has been approved by the Parks Department and will open on May 1, 2015.
  • Parcel 9 update for the Haymarket Hotel on the Greenway.
  • Pomodoro Restaurant approved at 204 Hanover Street (NEWRA opposed this application).
  • Building heights along the Greenway.

Please view the video above for the full reports.