Neighborhood Reports at Residents’ Association Meeting [Video]

North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) held its monthly meeting on August 11, 2016 at the Nazzaro Center in Boston’s North End. Executives made several important announcements and summary timeline is shown here:

  • (00:00) Welcome & Introductions by President Ford Cavallari
  • (01:40) Offices of Local Officials
    • Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services: Maria Lanza
    • Councilor LaMattina’s Office: Kathy Carangelo
    • Councilor Essaibi George’s Office: Alana Olsen – The councilor will have a coffee hour in the North End on Thursday, August 18th, 8am at Boston Common Coffee on Salem Street. All are welcome to stop by to talk to Councilor At-Large Annissa Essaibi-George.
  • (03:30) President’s Report – Ford Cavallari
  • (05:00) NEWRA’s Annual Party – Jim Salini – The party is August 17th, 6:30pm at the Pilot House, Lewis Wharf, 2 Atlantic Avenue. Free and open to all!
  • (07:00) NEWRA discount program for residents (10% off at Hordon Health and Hilton Tent City)
  • (08:40) NEWRA Elections – The President and Sergeant at Arms positions will be open as current officers have reached their term limits.
  • (09:40) Zoning, Licensing & Construction report – Victor Brogna
    • Upcoming items for August 23rd, 7pm, Mariner’s House, 2nd Fl
      • 278 North Street – Legalizing 17 residential and 2 commercial units
      • 10 Moon Street – Basement addition
      • 25 Atlantic Avenue – 5 story condo building
      • Carmen’s Restaurant North Square – transfer to new owner (tentative)
  • (11:15) Public Safety Report by Dave Goggins – Next meeting Sept. 1st, 6pm at the Nazzaro Center
  • (13:30) Parks and Open Spaces – Next meeting Sept 6th, 7pm at the Mariner’s House, 2nd Floor, 11 North Square
  • (14:30) Honoring Rosemary McAuliffe for 60 years as a practicing lawyer!