Daily Briefs

Marathon Monday’s Brief: Happy Patriots Day, Nazzaro Marks One Boston Day, Massmouth Riff, March for Science

Things to know for Marathon Monday Today is Monday, April 16 and rain or shine…the Boston Marathon goes on. On yesterday’s 5th anniversary of the Boston Marathon tragedy, the city remembers the marathon bombing with a day of giving back.  Here’s what else you need to know for Monday… Patriots Day. The City offices are Read More…

Featured Meetings Real Estate

Wharf District Residents Express Frustrations with Municipal Harbor Plan Revisions

Harbor Towers Garage Committee Chairman Lee Kozol represented the East India Row Harbor Towers residents when he spoke out against the Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Plan (MHP) and its latest supplement at the Wharf District council meeting on Tuesday evening. The unified response by waterfront neighbors came after a presentation by Rich McGuinness of the Boston Read More…

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Tuesday’s Brief: Adult Yoga, Wharf District Council Meeting, Learning to Curl

Things to know for Tuesday It’s Tuesday, February 27 and if you thought it was all of the regular commuters making you late for work this morning while you’re stuck sitting in traffic, maybe you should consider ditching the Lyft or Uber in favor for a less congested route. Here’s what else you need to Read More…

Community Health & Environment

Wharf District Council Requests Coastal Resilience Plan for Downtown / Wharf District / North End Waterfront

The Wharf District Council has sent a request to Austin Blackmon, Chief of Environment, Energy & Open Space for the City of Boston for a coastal resilience solutions plan for the Downtown / Wharf District / North End Waterfront. The city has completed a resiliency plan for East Boston / Charlestown and is currently working on one for South Boston. Read More…

Featured Transportation

MBTA To Install Four Digital Urban Panels at the Entrance to Aquarium Station

At the January 16 meeting of the Wharf District Council, Evan Rowe, MBTA Director of Revenue and Elizabeth Winters Ronaldson, MBTA Deputy Director of Advertising introduced plans to install Digital Urban Panels (DUP) at several MBTA transit stations including the Aquarium station located in the Wharf District. The DUPs are double-sided screens displaying information prior to entering Read More…

Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: Wharf District Council Meeting, Lego Club, Sea Level Situation, Most-Missed Now-Closed Restaurants

Things to know for Tuesday Your daily roundup for Tuesday, January 16: 3:00PM Lego Club. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for some after school fun building legos. 5:00PM Wharf District Council Meeting at 30 Rowes Wharf, Norman Leventhal Center. This month’s agenda includes: – Police Update on Local Activity from BPD Read More…

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Monday’s Brief: Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Boston’s Best New Restaurants

Today, We Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.! Martin Luther King, Jr. was the chief spokesperson for nonviolent activism in the Civil Rights Movement, which successfully protested racial discrimination in federal and state law. This year will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of MLK Jr. on April 4, 1968. Read more. 10:00AM MLK Jr. Day – Free Read More…

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Tuesday’s Brief: Wharf District Council Meeting, Midnight NYE Fireworks, Tastes of the North End, City on a Hill Filming

Things to know for Tuesday Your daily roundup for Tuesday, December 19: 5:00PM Wharf District Council Meeting at InterContinental Hotel. Join the Wharf District Council Meeting at 510 Atlantic Avenue for presentations from the Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston, Friends of the Boston HarborWalk and the status of the Municipal Harbor Plan. Notable News: Read More…

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Tuesday’s Brief: Thanksgiving Pet Food Drive, Wharf District Meeting, Rebranding the West End as “Uptown”, Best Meatballs

Things to know for Tuesday Your daily round up for Tuesday, November 21: Tuesday, November 21: Thanksgiving Pet Food Drive at Post Gazette. Tuesday is the last day to help Freeway support a local shelter by donating pet food and supplies. Donations can be dropped off at 5 Prince Street, see additional details here. 5:00PM Read More…

Government

Mayor Fields Wide Range of Questions at Wharf District Council

Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh spoke at this week’s Wharf District Council meeting including an extended Q&A session with residents and business owners. Walsh emphasized Boston’s population growth and continuing need for housing. He highlighted strong demand for the city with companies moving here like General Electric, LEGO and a bid going out for the Read More…

Community

New Logo for Wharf District Council Communicates Mission

The Wharf District Council has rolled out a new website and logo. WDC President, Susanne Lavoie commented on the logo as part of a multiphased branding effort for 2017: “Our new logo represents all that we are: a harborside community of residents and businesses within the most energy-efficient city in the United States.” The three icons in Read More…