Welcome back to our weekly update that highlights some of the cases appearing on 311 in the North End/Waterfront neighborhoods. All 311 cases are public information and can be found at 311.boston.gov.

Dead Tree on Fulton Street Brought Down After Seven Months

“Tree has been dead for quite a while. Last winter falling branches were damaging cars parked in proximity.”

The original 311 post can be found here. This case was submitted and opened on July 14th, 2017. It was closed on February 14th, 2018 with the following message: “Closed with status: Case Resolved. Tree was removed by North-Eastern Tree Service. A new tree request case will be made for this location. If you have any questions please call the Park Line at 617-635-7275.”

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Dead tree shown in July of 2017

Cutillo Park Graffiti on Morton Street

“One of Boston’s best looking alleys. Morton St. North End Boston.”

Cutillo Park Graffiti

The original 311 post can be found here. This case was submitted and opened on February 12th, 2018. As of February 15th, 2018, the case is still open.

Commercial Street Bricks are Missing

“Bricks are mysteriously disappearing from the sidewalk. At the same time, businesses along this block, including Il Molo, are acquiring bricks for various purposes: to weigh down flags, to hold doors open, etc. Meanwhile, the sidewalk grows smaller and smaller.”

The original 311 post can be found here. This case was submitted and opened on February 9th, 2018. It was closed on February 12th, 2018 with the following message: “Closed with status: Case Resolved. This location has been inspected and, where possible, temporary repairs or safety improvements were made. We have referred this location for a permanent repair. See case #101002369709 for status of the permanent repair.”

Remember, to report a claim with 311, you can call 311, go to the 311 websitetweet at 311, or download the app. What do you think about these 311 cases? Follow our “What’s The 311?” tag to see past week’s postings!


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  1. There is graffiti everywhere in the North End. I have reported grafitti on Tileston Street four times to 311 and no answer. I know they are busy but the graffiti is getting worse. I love art but in the right place. I have never seen it so bad.

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