Featured Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Auto Theft and Stolen Laundry Detergent

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Larceny3/02/20207:15 p.m.Hanover St. pharmacy reports a known male suspect stole a 100oz. bottle of laundry detergent and fled on foot. Auto Theft2/13/2020  – 2/14/20208 p.m. – 1 a.m.Victim reports she parked her 2013 BMW on Snow Hill Street. Read More…

Community Real Estate

15 Snow Hill Street Zoning Variance Receives Neighborhood Council Support

A zoning variance request at 15 Snow Hill Street received unanimous support at the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC). The property owner wishes to legalize the current occupancy, increasing the number of units on record from three to four residential units. All four renovated units will include full sprinkler and fire alarms. View Read More…

Community Event Notices Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Council Supports Zoning Requests; Residential Conversion at Former Tecce’s; “Oasis” Project at Columbus Park [Video]

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council met for its monthly meeting on July 8, 2013. The meeting video is embedded here along with the following timeline of issues and votes below. 00:00 Call to order, Roll Call, Meeting Protocol 01:30  Resident Parking/Traffic Committee – Update on visitor parking signage to allow for resident parking Read More…

Event Notices

Close Vote at NEWRA Gives Support to Top Floor Expansion at 57 Snow Hill Street

Video: 57 Snow Hill Street zoning relief application at NEWRA on April 11, 2013 The top floor owner of 57 Snow Hill Street, James Ferrera, received a close, but favorable, vote of 14-13 from the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) in support of his requested zoning relief. Represented by Attorney Daniel Toscano, the Read More…

Real Estate

57 Snow Hill Street Owner Receives Neighborhood Council Support for Zoning Relief Toward Rooftop Addition [Video]

Video: 57 Snow Hill Street zoning relief application at NEWNC on April 1, 2013 The top floor owner of 57 Snow Hill Street, James Ferrera, received a supportive vote of 6-2 from the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) in favor of his requested zoning relief. Represented by Attorney Daniel Toscano, the applicant wants Read More…

Community

NEWRA Committee Provides Update on Several Pending Development and Licensing Issues

There are a large number of zoning and licensing issues currently on the table in the neighborhood. At the November 8, 2012 meeting of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association, co-chair of NEWRA’s Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) committee, David Kubiak, distributed a report and provided a preview of pending applications. These items are Read More…

Community Event Notices Real Estate

Five Zoning Requests and Alcohol License Discussion at October 23rd NEWRA ZLC Committee Meeting

NEWRA’s ZLC Committee has distributed its meeting agenda, shown below, for Tuesday, October 23rd, 7pm at the Mariner’s House in North Square. NORTH END/WATERFRONT RESIDENTS’ ASSOCIATION Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee Meeting Agenda Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 7:00 PM Mariners House, 11 North Square, 2nd Floor Zoning Appeals and License Applications 7:00 PM – 7:15 Read More…

Business Community

Four Zoning & Licensing Requests Gain Favorable Votes at Neighborhood Council Meeting [Video]

In addition to Greenway park issues, the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council, NEWNC, voted on four zoning and licensing request brought by neighborhood residents and business owners. The video shows the presentation, discussion and votes. All four votes were unanimous in favor of the applicant, as noted below. 00:00 in video 64 Cross Street Read More…