4 days ago

Renewal, Possibilities & Preservation Headline April Neighborhood Gathering

57 Seaport Blvd

    Renewal, Possibilities & Preservation Headline April Neighborhood Gathering
    Nicholas Armata Fort Point Channel Landmark District Commission Fort Point's Historic District, The Commission & with the latest on The Role of Commissioners Love Your Block 2018 Sweeping, Planting & Raking Our Way Into Spring
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Apr 10

Windows and Mirrors: Transformation In The Seaport

...window and mirrors transforming the Seaport in his one man show at the Gallery At 249 A. His photographs portray the Seaport as buildings of steel and glass emerging and merging with...

    Windows and Mirrors: Transformation In The Seaport
    They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Fort Point photographer George Vasquez chronicles the explosion of window and mirrors transforming the Seaport in his one man show at the Gallery At 249 A. His photographs portray the Seaport as buildings of steel and glass emerging and merging with sky and water on the edge of the Boston Harbor.
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Apr 02

Vote Tuesday In MA Senate Primary Special Election

200 D Street

    Vote Tuesday In MA Senate Primary Special Election
    (off West Broadway behind Laboure Center) vacated by Linda Dorena Forry The community counts on our elected officials for their support of local issues and initiatives. Elected officials look at voter turnout by neighborhood. Why do State Elections matter? The State (MCCA/BCEC, MBTA and Massport) is a property owner, developer and transit provider in the neighborhood.
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Mar 30

Boston City Council Looks At Flooding, Traffic, Short Term Rentals, Voter Registration, Stray Voltage & More

...Boston (Public Safety and Criminal Justice) [off-site at Suffolk County House of Correction at 20 Bradston Street, Boston MA] --Monday, 4/9 at 10:30AM: Hearing re: Autonomous Vehicles (Planning, Development & Transportation...

Labels: 241 A St., Boston City Council, Boston City Councillor Michelle Wu

    Boston City Council Looks At Flooding, Traffic, Short Term Rentals, Voter Registration, Stray Voltage & More
    City Councilor-At-Large Michelle Wu publishes notes from Boston City Council meetings. The Boston City Council considered the following items and more at their March 28, 2018 meeting: Flooding: I reported back on Monday's hearing where we discussed financing, governance, and legislative steps needed to address the immediate and long-term challenges Boston residents and businesses face from more frequent and intense flooding.
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Mar 19

Fort Point Neighborhood March Gathering: Hitting the Streets

57 Seaport Blvd

    Fort Point Neighborhood March Gathering: Hitting the Streets
    Join the Fort Point Neighborhood Association for A Fort Point/Seaport Neighborhood Gathering Tuesday, March 27 6 pm sharp Capital...
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Mar 16

Lots Going On Around The Neighborhoood

...White on Saturday, March 17th at 9 am at St. Augustine’s Chapel located at 181 Dorchester St., and the annual Historical Exercises to celebrate Evacuation Day at 10 am at the Dorchester...

...no visit would be complete without hopping on a seasaw. Seaport Common is located at 85 Northern Avenue...

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...creating an experience similar to the process of making memories. FPAC Gallery is located at 300 Summer Street...

    Lots Going On Around The Neighborhoood
    From art to seasaws to Dorchester Heights to wearing green and not turning green, there is a lot going on this weekend. If you live in the neighborhood, you most likely know March 17th is St. Patrick's Day and the South Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade is Sunday.
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Mar 12

Winter Storm Warning: Snow Emergency, Parking Ban & Boston Public Schools Closed

415 Summer Street

116 West First Street

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12 Drydock Avenue

450 West Broadway

650-652 East Broadway

    Winter Storm Warning: Snow Emergency, Parking Ban & Boston Public Schools Closed
    The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning. Total snow accumulation of 12 to 18 inches is expected. Boston Public Schools will be closed You may begin parking at participating lots and garages two hours before a declared snow emergency. You must remove your vehicle within two hours of the City lifting the emergency ban.
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Mar 06

Fort Point Landmarks March 2018 Meeting

18.841 FPC 253 Summer Street

14.945 FPC 338 Congress Street

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18.897 FPC 332 Congress Street

    Fort Point Landmarks March 2018 Meeting
    The FORT POINT CHANNEL LANDMARK DISTRICT COMMISSION will hold a public hearing on: Boston City Hall - Piemonte Room (5th Floor) After 5:30 pm, enter and exit City Hall at the Dock Square entrance on Congress Street (across from Faneuil Hall).
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Feb 27

Difficult. Who Me?

The Gallery at 249 A presents Difficult Women, a group show of eight women artists considering "What does it mean...

    Difficult. Who Me?
    The Gallery at 249 A presents Difficult Women, a group show of eight women artists considering "What does it mean to be labeled difficult?" Visit this intriguing show through March 30, 2018. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, March 1 from 5:30 pm to 8 pm with special events throughout the month.
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Feb 22

Climate Ready South Boston Plan Update & Community Open House

308 Congress St

    Climate Ready South Boston Plan Update & Community Open House
    Join the City of Boston for a Climate Ready South Boston Plan Update & Second Community Open House on: 5th floor conference room *Presentation starts at 6:15 pm followed by Open House. It is recommended you attend the presentation and allow 30 minutes for the Open House.
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Feb 20

FPNA Neighborhood Mingle, A Look Ahead, Clean Streets, New Restaurant & Entertainment

65 Seaport Blvd

    FPNA Neighborhood Mingle, A Look Ahead, Clean Streets, New Restaurant & Entertainment
    A Fort Point/Seaport Neighborhood Gathering featuring A Look Ahead: A Neighborhood Conversationa Pier 4 restaurant Bring your top neighborhood wishes & A New Street Cleaning Schedule for A Street effective Tuesdays starting April 3, 2018 introducing requesting a liquor license
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Feb 12

Community Preservation Forum Comes To South Boston

Where: Tierney Center, 125 Mercer St., South Boston

    Community Preservation Forum Comes To South Boston
    What: Come learn about the fund created by the Community Preservation Act. Share your neighborhood's funding needs and your ideas. Where: Tierney Center, 125 Mercer St., South Boston When: Thursday, February 22nd, 6-8 PM In November of 2016, Boston residents went to the polls and voted to adapt the Community Preservation Act (CPA).
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Jan 29

Fort Point Landmarks February 2018 Meeting

14.945 FPC 338 Congress Street: Continued review of Application 14.945 FPC related to installation of art wall.

18.835 FPC 249 A Street - Streetlight: Replace existing light pole with new light pole that includes telecommunications antenna on top and associated equipment in its base.

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18.813 FPC 313 Congress Street: Remove two existing first story windows at side elevation and install entry doors and steel canopy; extend sidewalk; and add planter.

18.841 FPC 253 Summer Street: Construct outdoor patio and pergola adjacent to southwest face of building.

 Administrative Review/Approval18.392 FPC 300 Summer Street: At north (alley) elevation install four ground floor window grates matching window grates at adjacent windows.

    Fort Point Landmarks February 2018 Meeting
    The FORT POINT CHANNEL LANDMARK DISTRICT COMMISSION will hold a public hearing on: Thursday, February 8, 2018 Boston City Hall - Piemonte Room (5th Floor) After 5:30 pm, enter and exit City Hall at the Dock Square entrance on Congress Street (across from Faneuil Hall).
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Jan 26

Boston City Council Looks At Housing, Transportation, Safety, Committee Assignments & Lots More

• Cambridge Street & Cambridge Terrace, Allston: Councilor Ciommo filed for recognition of Peter A. Simpson, who enlisted in 1941, was captured and died in POW camp.

• Marmion Street & Germania Street, Jamaica Plain: Councilor O’Malley filed for recognition of Dennis Leroy Morrill, who was stationed in Vietnam during the Vietnam War, serving in the 101st air division, and died honorably as a Private First Class fighting for his country in 1970.

    Boston City Council Looks At Housing, Transportation, Safety, Committee Assignments & Lots More
    City Councilor-At-Large Michelle Wu publishes notes from Boston City Council meetings.
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

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