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Old North Foundation, 210 Endicott St. Elevator, Electronic Billboards, Greenway at North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) August Meeting

The North End Waterfront/Residents’ Association (NEWRA) held its August meeting on Thursday, August 13th via Zoom. Old North Foundation: Nikki Stewart, Executive Director of the Old North Foundation, provided an update on the recent suspension of operations at the historic Freedom Trail site due to low attendance during the pandemic. Visitor operations have been suspended Read More…

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NEWRA ZLC Report: New Community Process for 27 Sheafe St. & Executive Suites Amendment Explained

Victor Brogna from the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA)’s Zoning, Licensing & Construction (ZLC) Committee shared four updates at the January NEWRA meeting. Watch the full presentation in the video or skip to points of interest using the timeline below. Community Zoning, Licensing & Construction (ZLC) Committee report (0:34) At the January 28 ZLC Read More…

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ZLC Committee Jan. 28 Agenda: 471-477 Hanover St. and 27 Sheafe St.

The January Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, January 28 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House, 11 North Square, 2nd floor. The ZLC will hear an appeal to change the legal occupancy of 471-477 Hanover Street from 7 units to 6 units and make exterior and interior modifications including Read More…

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ZLC Committee Nov. 26 Agenda: 14 N. Bennet St. Petition to Change Rectory to Residential Units

The November Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, November 26 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House, 11 North Square, 2nd floor. The ZLC will hear an appeal to change the legal occupancy of the rectory at 14 N. Bennet St. to eight residential units and to erect a one-story Read More…

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Residents’ Association Amends ZLC Policy to Require Neighbor Notification by USPS Mail

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) voted 33-4 to amend the neighbor notification policy to require notification of any zoning, licensing and construction (ZLC) projects by certified mail or first class mail. The notification must be mailed at least 14 days prior to the meeting where the proposed ZLC action will be presented. Read More…

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Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee June 25 Agenda: 97 Salem St. and 49-49R Charter St.

The June Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, June 25 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House. The ZLC will hear an appeal to erect a five-story building atop the existing single story building at 97 Salem St. The new building would have a commercial space on the ground floor, Read More…

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Residents’ Association June Reports: Parks, Mayor’s Office, and Zoning, Licensing & Construction Updates

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) June meeting began with a series of important committee reports. Watch the full video above or use this timeline to jump to points of interest. (0:54) Robyn Reed, Chair of Parks & Open Spaces: Fitnesses classes in the parks have returned for the summer. Christopher Columbus Park Read More…

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Residents’ Association Reports; Withdraws Support for 149 Salem St. / 71 Prince St.

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) May meeting began with a series of committee reports. Most notably, the ZLC report led to NEWRA deciding to withdraw their support of the 149 Salem St. / 71 Prince St. project and request a new letter from the Inspectional Services Department. Watch the full series of Read More…

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Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee April 23 Agenda: Chase Bank at 48-50 Salem Street

The April Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, April 23 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House. The ZLC will hear an appeal to change the zoning use for the building at the corner of Salem and Cross Streets from a 36-A restaurant (formerly Peet’s Coffee and, before that, Goody Read More…

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Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee Mar. 26 Agenda: New 6-Story Building at 149 Salem St. (Formerly Prince Postale); Renewal of Parking Lots

The March Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, March 26 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House. This month’s agenda features an appeal for a new six-story mixed-use building at the former Prince Postale location at the corner of Salem and Prince Streets. There is also a renewal application for Read More…

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Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee Sept. 25 Agenda: 276-282 Hanover Street

The September Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, September 25 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House. This month’s agenda features the building at 276-282 Hanover Street that was damaged by a major fire in November 2017. Federal Investments, Inc. has applied to change the occupancy from 16 residential units to Read More…