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Tuesday’s Brief: Housing Market Hearing, Climate Change, Locally Sourced Doggie Snacks

Things to know for Tuesday

Today is Tuesday, April 3 and if yesterday’s spring snow showers have climate change on your mind, see how some climate scientists, architects and engineers are rethinking Boston to cope with rapidly rising sea levels. 

Here’s what else you need to know for Tuesday…

1:00PM City Council Hearing on Boston Housing Market. There will be a public hearing to discuss speculation in Boston’s housing market in the Iannella chamber at 1 City Hall Square on the fifth floor, see additional details here.

Notable News:

Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle Of Dogs’ Inspires Scrappy, Sustainable Puppy Snacks Baked In Boston

It’s not a surprise that after the release of Wes Anderson’s new stop-motion animated film “Isle of Dogs”, Boston-based puppy snack producer Polkadog Bakery created special limited batches of the company’s artisan treats for Anderson’s ode to dogs. Deb Suchman, co-founder of the bakery who has a location in the North End among other neighborhoods, has been a longtime fan of the auteur director and has been making locally sources doggie snacks for the past 15 years, read more on WBUR.

Views from the North End:

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, April 5

3:45PM Fiber Arts at the North End Library. Children ages 7-10 are invited to participate in a variety of techniques to create projects while learning about the cultures and artists that use these methods. Register in advance by calling 617-227-8135.

6:00PM Dock Square Garage Public Meeting. There will be a public meeting at one City Hall Square in the BPDA Board Room on the 9th floor as the proponent proposes to retain the Exiting Building and its current parking garage and more to construct a new ten-level residential addition.

6:00PM NE Public Safety Meeting. Join Boston Police Area A-1 at the Nazzaro Center at 30 N. Bennet Street as all North End / Waterfront residents are welcome to attend the public safety meeting.


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