Community

Six Zoning & Licensing Applications on NEWRA’s ZLC Committee Agenda for April 26, 2011

The agenda for the next meeting of the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association’s Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee, on Tuesday, April 26 is shown below. NEWRA meetings are open, and North End/Waterfront residents are especially invited to participate in the discussions. More information on NEWRA can be found at www.NEWRA.org.  Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee Meeting Read More…

Food & Drink Real Estate

NEWRA’s ZLC Committee Hears Applications For Vito’s, Marisa’s, Monica’s, Giorgio’s and Lincoln Wharf

Four of the five agenda items were restaurant-related licensing issues at this week’s meeting of the Zoning, Licensing & Construction (ZLC) Committee, part of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). There also was a zoning variance request from a Lincoln Wharf condo owner. ZLC meetings are informational only and there are no votes. Read More…

Food & Drink

North End Alcohol Licenses – By The Numbers

Alcohol licensing in the North End is dominating the agendas of neighborhood meetings. The Boston Licensing Board is set to hear several requests for extensions and expansions by North End restaurants. Many numbers are thrown around at these meetings regarding the number of licenses, types and hours. A comprehensive list of licenses has been tabulated Read More…

Event Notices Real Estate

NEWRA’s Brogna Presents Zoning Q&A

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association hosted a discussion on zoning variances, led by Attorney Victor Brogna who is also serving as NEWRA’s Vice-President and co-chair of the Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee (ZLC). The tenor of the discussion was that Boston’s Zoning Board of Appeal (ZBA) is loose in granting variances given the Read More…