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.

Potholes at Intersection Of Endicott Street & Cross Street

“The on ramp to 93 north. I blew out a tire on the pot holes coming from Congress street in the north end. There are 4 or 5 large potholes that need to be fixed ASAP.”

The original 311 post can be found here. This case was submitted and opened on March 20th, 2018. As of March 21st, 2018 the case is still open.

Question about Composting

“Inquiry: do you have plans to provide public composting?”

The original 311 post can be found here. This case was submitted and opened on 14th, 2018. It was closed on March 16th, 2018 with the following message: “Closed with status: Case Noted. Thank you for contacting our office. A voicemail was left for the constituent to discuss more and here are some options available currently in the City of Boston.”

Editor’s Note: We have two public composting bins in the North End outside the Nazzaro Center. Read more here.

Needle Found at Christopher Columbus Park

Needle found at Christopher Columbus Park

“Needle near fountain at Christopher Columbus park.”

The original 311 posts can be found here. This case was originally submitted and opened on March 3rd, 2018. The latest post closed on March 3rd, 2018 with the following message: “Closed with status: Case Resolved. After thorough search of area was unable to locate needle at location.”

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  1. Public composting? Sounds like a transplant from the suburbs. How about public rat feeding. People can’t get their trash out at the right time,. Is this just an excuse for 7×24 dump?

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