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.
Lawn at Christopher Columbus Park Damaged by Snow Storm
“Since the last snow storm back in March the grass was ruined and never fixed. Waterfront park North End.”
The original 311 post can be found here. This case was submitted and opened on April 9th, 2018. It was closed on April 10th, 2018 with the following message: “Closed with status: Case Resolved. This Location has been made safe and referred to Park Improvement division. See case #101002418913 for status of the request.”
Damaged Light Pole on Cross Street
“Light pole damaged and leaning precariously needs to be taken down before falls down… at top of Expressway North End Exit Ramp before turn into North Street.”
The original 311 post can be found here. This case was submitted and opened on April 5th, 2018. It was closed on April 7th, 2018 with the following message: “Closed with status: Case Resolved. removed damaged acorn unit. sub-base needs to be replaced.”
Resident Finds Issue With Joe’s American Bar and Grill Dumpster
“Joe’s American in the North End continues to have a filthy dumpster that attracts rats. The board of health has been there numerous times but why hasn’t this issue been fixed? When is it going to end? Is the city going to continue to allow them to have a filthy rat infested dumpster next to a high end residential building? This is a severe health hazard and is disgusting. Joe’s clearly is not responsible enough to have a dumpster and it should be removed immediately.”
The original 311 posts can be found here. This case was submitted and opened on April 8th, 2018. It was closed on April 11th with the following message: “Closed with status: VIOCOR: Violation Corrected.”
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