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Thursday’s Brief: Community Impact Fee on Short-Term Rentals Hearing; Easter and Passover Prep

Today is Thursday, April 18 and if you’re looking for a new North End penthouse…and just so happened to have an extra $3.5 mil…a corner penthouse of Boston’s Union Wharf building with a “show-stopping display of brick and wood,” is on the market, read more on RealEstate.Boston.com.

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

11:00AM Public Hearing to Impose Community Impact Fee on Short-Term Rentals. Members of the public are cordially invited to attend and testify on an order for the adjustment of the local room occupancy excise rate under MGL c.64G, section 3A, and acceptance of MGL c. 64G, sections 3D(a) and 3D(b) allowing cities and towns to impose a community impact fee on short-term rentals, see additional details here.

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, April 19

10:00AM Ruff Ruffman: Mix It Up. Stop by the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street where children ages 5-8 will learn all about mixtures — both those that can be unmixed and those that can’t. Kids will observe a variety of materials, then experiment and play with different combinations of materials.

7:00PM Passover Begins at Sundown. Passover 2019 begins at sundown on Friday, April 19. Some Jews, particularly Conservative and Orthodox Jews, hold seders on the 19th and 20th, and conclude Passover after eight days, at sundown on April 27. Others, particularly Israeli and Reform Jews, hold one seder on the first night of the holiday and conclude Passover after seven days, at sundown on the 26th, see additional details here.

Saturday, April 20

10:00AM North End Against Drugs Easter Party. NEAD will host their annual Easter party at the Nazzaro Center where there will be egg coloring, face painting, balloon artist and photos with the Easter Bunny! This will be followed by a puppet show by Caravan Puppets.

From the Community:

Opening Reception: Balancing Act

Don’t miss the opening reception for Balancing Act: Urbanism & Emerging Technologies. This special event is an opportunity to explore the exhibition with the curators while enjoying complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres, continue reading.

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