Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: Restaurateur Behind Taranta Opens New Restaurant, Traffic Enforcement Hearing, Climate Resiliency Open House, FOCCP Meeting

Today is Tuesday, March 12 and the City has done a survey of its senior residents to get a better understanding of what they need. The survey results have led to various programs and initiatives for the elderly. Learn about what services are available and how to access them, continue reading.

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

3:00PM Public Hearing on Creation of a Traffic Enforcement Unit. Members of the public are invited to attend and testify at a hearing to discuss the possibility of creating a traffic enforcement unit with the Boston Police Department, and exploring the pros and cons of installing traffic enforcement cameras, see additional details here.

6:00PM Open House on New Climate Resiliency Project in the North End. The City of Boston will host a community open house on Tuesday, March 12th to discuss the latest project to protect Boston’s neighborhoods from future coastal flooding due to climate change, see additional details here.

6:30PM FOCCP Monthly Meeting at Mariner’s House. Stop by 11 North Square for the monthly Friends of Christopher Columbus Park meeting, see additional details here.

7:00PM St. Leonard’s Lenten Parish Mission. John and Colleen Willard will present on three topics, see additional details here.

Notable News:

Jose Duarte of Taranta in Boston’s North End Involved in the Opening of a New Restaurant in Chelsea

Well known chef and restaurateur Jose Duarte is planning to open a dining spot in Chelsea. Duarte, who currently is associate with North End restaurant Taranta, is partnering up with Taylor Choquet for pull together the new restaurant at 22 Adams Street, read more on Restaurant Talk.

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Wednesday, March 13

6:00PM Old North Speaker Series: Quilts for the Cause. Join us at the Old North Church for a lecture followed by a reception and Community Conversation in our upcoming exhibit on quilts in Patriots Corner. This event is presented in partnership with the New England Quilt Museum, see additional details here.

6:30PM Friends of the North End Library Meeting. Stop by 25 Parmenter Street for a Friends of the North End Library Meeting.

7:00PM St. Leonard’s Lenten Parish Mission. John and Colleen Willard will present on three topics, see additional details here.

Thursday, March 14

7:00PM NEWRA Monthly Meeting at the Nazzaro Center. Stop by 30 North Bennet Street for the North End Waterfront Resident’s Association monthly meeting, see additional details here.

From The Community:

BSA Foundation Architecture Auction

The BSA Foundation is delighted to announce its first inaugural Architecture Auction and Cocktail Party! This unique auction features drawings, renderings, and other architecturally relevant art and ephemera by established and emerging artists and architects. Live and Silent auction items have been carefully curated by a selection committee and showcase the beauty and power of architecture and design, continue reading.

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