Online Survey for Park Permitting

Park Permit Questionaire   If you have applied for parks permits before, either for athletic fields or special events, or if you have ideas about park permitting, please fill out this brief survey: If you have more comments about permitting than the survey can capture, feel free to send an email to me or Read More…


Community Meeting on Greenway Parks

The Greenway Leadership Council Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy invites you to a Neighborhood/Community Meeting on  Wednesday, February 24, 2010  from 6:00 – 8:00 PM  at the New England Aquarium’s Harborview Café This is the first of two community forums to hear ideas and gather feedback from the public on Greenway operations and maintenance, programming and Read More…

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NEWRA’s February 2010 Meeting Highlights

Here are the highlights from the February 12th North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) meeting. State Representative Aaron Michlewitz announced that Governor Patrick signed the Green Ticket Bill into law. This issue was the subject of his maiden speech in the State House of Representatives. NEWRA’s Clean Streets committee, along with Councilor Sal LaMattina, strongly supported Read More…

Community Real Estate

9 N. Margin St. Zoning Re-Application Supported by NEWNC

Back in 2006, Sal Tecce went through the community process to receive zoning relief to develop the lot at 9 N. Margin Street. But, he didn’t know he had to pull a permit within two years so the application expired despite the previous approval of the City’s Inspectional Services. So now, a new attorney, George Moranci, was back this week Read More…

Community Schools

NE Library Looking for Chess Teachers

Friends of the North End Library are looking for volunteers to teach local children chess lessons at the Library every other Tuesday from 4:00-5:00 beginning in March. The North End Branch Library is located at 25 Parmenter Street. If anyone in the neighborhood is interested, please contact Lauren Wolf at

Community Real Estate Schools

North Bennet Street School Looks to Expand in North End

At this week’s North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) meeting, Miguel Gomez-Ibanez, Executive Director of the North Bennet Street School, updated the council and attendees on recent NBSS activities. The school celebrates its 125th anniversary this year. The trade school received a grant to start a woodworking class in March 2010 with the Eliot School’s 8th Read More…

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NEWNC Opposes Segway Tours’ Beverage License Application

In a vote of 9-1, the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) opposed the common victualler (C. V.) license for Segway Tours, also known as Boston Gliders, at 75 Commercial Street. At the February 8th meeting, owner Allan Danley presented his plan to serve coffee, water and non-alcoholic beverages to his clients before and after their Read More…