Featured Meetings

Boston Groundwater Trust Update at Neighborhood Council Meeting

Boston Groundwater Trust Executive Director Christian Simonelli presented an update on the Trust’s work monitoring the city’s groundwater levels at the November Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) meeting. Boston Groundwater Trust (BGwT) was established in 1986 to monitor groundwater levels in the city where there are wood piling supported buildings to make sure water levels remain above these Read More…

Featured Health & Environment Meetings

Save the Harbor / Save the Bay Pop-Up Museum at 226 Causeway Street

North End resident and Artist-in-Residence Robyn Reed along with Chris Mancini from Save the Harbor / Save the Bay presented the interactive pop-up museum at 226 Causeway Street at the November Neighborhood Council meeting. Save the Harbor is using the space as a pop-up museum for an interactive, educational exhibit to learn about Save the Harbor’s Read More…

Kids & Families Meetings Sports

North End Youth Hockey Community Chat at Neighborhood Council Meeting

Brett Roman and Mike Pergola led a community chat at the November Neighborhood Council meeting about the North End youth hockey program, which is beginning its seventh winter season at the Steriti Rink on Commercial Street. The 15-week program is $375 per child and runs from mid-November to mid-March every Saturday from 8 a.m. to Read More…

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Neighborhood Council Community Reports; Councilor Lydia Edwards Presents New Trash Solutions

The North End Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) met for their monthly meeting on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. The meeting began with a series of community reports, including a proposal for a new clean streets program by City Councilor Lydia Edwards. Watch the video above for the full rundown or jump to subjects of interest using Read More…

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North End Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center Presents Fulton Street Building Renovations to Neighborhood Council

North End Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center Community Liaison Michelle Jones and Administrator Sami Almadi presented the center’s renovations as well as its services at the Neighborhood Council November meeting. The North End Rehab Center, located at 70 Fulton Street in the North End, has been owned and operated by Marquis Health Services for one year Read More…

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Involved Inc. Civic Engagement Platform Could Increase Feedback on Neighborhood Issues

Involved, Inc. is an online platform that collects information from community members, increasing the number of voices heard on neighborhood issues. Co-Founders Caleb McDermott and Jake Damsey presented the concept at the Neighborhood Council October meeting. The mission of the company is to increase public participation through surveys sent directly from the neighborhood council, town manager Read More…

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New Nazzaro Center Director Steven Siciliano Speaks at Neighborhood Council Meeting

New Nazzaro Center Director Steven Siciliano introduced himself and spoke about his vision for the Center at the October Neighborhood Council meeting. He will take on the position previously held by Carl Ameno who retired earlier in the year. Steven is currently the Chief Probation Officer in South Boston District Court and will be transitioning to Nazzaro Center Director Read More…

Featured Meetings Real Estate

Neighborhood Council Opposes Occupancy Changes to 276-282 Hanover Street

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council voted 7-1 in opposition of the occupancy changes and renovations at 276-282 Hanover Street, where a deadly fire occurred in November 2017. The proposal is to join the two buildings, allowing two means of egress, and change the existing structure from 16 units to 20 units, which will Read More…

Business Featured Meetings

Row Republic Studio Introduced at Neighborhood Council Meeting

Siblings Kristina and Joey Tagliente are opening a luxury rowing studio, Row Republic, at 77 N. Washington Street. They spoke at the October Neighborhood Council meeting to share details about the studio and answer questions. Joey spoke about joining rowing after a football injury in college. His sister Kristina was a rower and encouraged him Read More…

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Neighborhood Groups Support Old North Church Crypt Accessibility Project

Old North Church received the support of the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) and Residents Association (NEWRA) regarding the use of community preservation act funds to make the Old North crypt handicap accessible. Rev. Stephen T. Ayres, Vicar and Old North Foundation Executive Director, presented the plans at the September 2018 community meetings.  The Read More…

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North End Order Sons & Daughters of Italy in America Present at Neighborhood Council Meeting

Luigi Natale and Andrew Battaglia presented the new North End Order Sons & Daughters of Italy in America (OSIA) to council members and attendees at the Neighborhood Council September meeting. The Order was originally started in the North End in 1905. It’s an Italian-American 501c3 charitable organization that preserves history and culture. Luigi and Andrew, Read More…