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.

Fake Monk Mafia Spotted at Christopher Columbus Park

“The fake Buddhist monk is scamming tourists on the island ferry dock & Columbus Park.”

Fake Monk seen just outside Christopher Columbus Park

The original 311 post can be found here. The case was submitted and opened on June 17th, 2018. The case is still open as of June 27th, 2018.

Skating Rink Lawn is Overgrown

“Lawn behind north end hockey rink: they stopped mowing it. High tourist area along the harbor walk.”

The lawn outside of the North End Skating Rink has overgrown.

The original 311 post can be found here. The case was submitted and opened on June 21st, 2018. The case is still open as of June 27th, 2018.

Mirabella Baby Pool Beach Chair Issue

“Chairs chained to the pool my kid fell and got cut i keep putting this in and you keep closing it I’m going to the news if you don’t handle the situation. Mirabella pool baby pool North End”

Chairs locked to the fence outside the baby pool at the Mirabella Pool.

The original 311 post can be found here. The case was submitted and opened on June 21st, 2018. The case is still open as of June 27th, 2018.

Emergency Work Through The Night on Prince Street

“Big construction truck is super loud on a Sunday night in the middle of a densely populated residential area. Noise pollution is so loud.”

Emergency repairs done on Prince Street

The original 311 post can be found here. The case was submitted and opened on June 24th, 2018. The case was then closed on June 25th, 2018 with the following message: “Closed with status: Case Resolved. Dear Constituent,. National Grid responding to a gas leak on your street activated an emergency permit. Emergency work must be performed no matter what time of day or night in the interest of public safety and the protection of private property. This proved to be a very difficult repair, resulting in National Grid working around the clock. The city apologizes for the inconvenience this necessary work caused. If you want to discuss this matter further, please don’t hesitate to contact the number listed bellow. Sincerely, Mark Cardarelli. Supervisor of Utility Coordination and Compliance. Boston Public Works Department. 617-635-4951 Office.”

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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