Community News

November 29, 2018
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Community Meetings

Harbor View

Neighborhood Association

First Monday of every month

6:30 p.m. at the Edward Brooke Charter School, 145 Byron St.

Jeffries Point

Neighborhood Association

Second Monday of every month.

6:30 p.m. at the Jeffries Point Yacht Club, 565 Sumner St.

Orient Heights

Neighborhood Association

Third Monday of every month.

6:30 p.m. at Ashley Street YMCA, 54 Ashley St.

Friend of the East Boston Greenway

Fourth Thursday of every month.

6:30 p.m. at the Anna DeFronzo Center, 395 Maverick St.

Central Square Flats Civic Association

Third Wednesday of every month

7 p.m. at Paris Street Community Center, 112 Paris St.

Gove Street Citizens Association

Last Monday of every month

6:30 p.m. at the Noddle Island Community Room

Eagle Hill Civic

Association

Last Wednesday of every month

7 p.m. at East Boston High School Cafeteria, 86 White St.

Eagle Hill Neighborhood Association

The Eagle Hill Civic Association will hold its November Meeting on Wednesday, Nov 28 at 7 p.m. at East Boston High School inside the cafeteria.

 

Eastie Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley

Mayor Martin J. Walsh recently announced the schedule for the 2018 Enchanted Trolley Tour, a Boston holiday tradition of lighting holiday trees throughout the City. This year, the Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Tour will start on Friday, Nov. 30, and end in Sunday, Dec. 2, in neighborhoods throughout Boston.

The East Boston Trolley Tour will be Sunday, Dec. 2 from 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm in Central Square.

“I’m excited to kick off this holiday season by visiting neighborhoods throughout Boston with our trolley tour and tree lightings,” said Mayor Walsh. “This is a great time for us to come together and celebrate our neighbors, our city, and our communities. I encourage all to attend this weekend of family-friendly celebrations.”

For the 23rd year, the Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Tour will continue the festive tradition of lighting holiday trees while bringing holiday spirit to children across Boston. The event is sponsored by Bank of America, and includes visits with Santa, holiday performances, tree lightings, and more.

“Bank of America is proud to continue our support of Mayor Walsh’s Enchanted Trolley Tour, a long standing tradition that brings joy and excitement to neighborhoods and families across the City,” said Miceal Chamberlain, Bank of America Massachusetts President. “We thank the City of Boston for all they do to provide our customers, teammates, and communities the power to give back and make a difference during the holiday season.”

 

LEARN ITALIAN FREE

The class will be held at Robert DeLeo Senior Center, 35 Harvard Street Winthrop  for residents age 55 and above.

Whether you have Italian ancestry, or just want to learn one of the world’s most beautiful languages, join us at  informal  and friendly

Italian language and culture classes.  Wednesday afternoons from 1 15 to  2 45 PM.

For info call 617-846-8538

 

Maverick Square Tree Lighting Celebration

The Maverick Square Tree Lighting Celebration will be on Tuesday, December 4th, 4:30pm – 6:00pm inside EBNHC’s 20 Maverick Square Lobby.

Join the community in lighting the Maverick Square tree and wishing all happy holidays!Drop by, listen to some holiday music, have refreshments and holiday treats!

 

December 2018 Harbor View Neighborhood Association Meeting

The December 2018 Harbor View Neighborhood Association Meeting will be held on Dec. 3, at 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 6pm) at Brooke Charter School, 145 Byron Street.

The agenda is as follows;

Welcome/Introduction (5min)

Station 7 Update Sgt. Martin, Officer Simons (10min)

Announcements (5min)

Harbor View Neighborhood Association Holiday Party, December 11th from 6pm – 9pm at the East Boston Yacht Club (1 Rice Street)

Non-Development Presentations, Inspectional Services Department to speak about Plastic Bag Ban (10 min), Flavio Daveiga from ISD to discuss changes

Development Presentations

656 Saratoga St, Informational Presentation (30 min). This project was voted on in April, this is an updated presentation. Build 30 unit building with 30 parking spaces (Atty Lynds)

New Business (5 min)

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