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AFFORDABLE HOUSING FORUM

June 1, 2018
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AFFORDABLE HOUSING FORUM

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Letters:

June 1, 2018
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Supporting the Burney Street development   On April 6, 2018, the Gazette published an article on The Laneway Project, the proposed building and open space at 9-11 Burney Street. The article reported details on the project, but failed to acknowledge the large amount of support that the project has received. For instance, the project...

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Op-eds:

June 1, 2018
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Help end distracted driving By BTD Commissioner Gina Fiandaca Glancing at that new text message on your phone. Scrolling through satellite radio stations to find the right song. Adjusting your GPS to find a new route.  Any of these activities momentarily takes your attention away from driving – you are a distracted driver. Every...

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Congratulations

May 4, 2018
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Congratulations

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O’Malley looks at fees to tackle vacant storefronts and apartments

May 4, 2018
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By Beth Treffeisen Special to the Gazette Plaguing the commercial and residential districts throughout the city, empty storefronts and vacant apartments are making it seem that Boston is experiencing market failure, despite the strong economy, high real estate values, and low unemployment rate. In an effort to reverse the trend, City Councilor Matt O’Malley,...

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WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT ME

May 4, 2018
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WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT ME

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TINY HOUSE

May 4, 2018
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TINY HOUSE

 

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City Council notes

May 4, 2018
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By Beth Treffeisen Special to the Gazette The City Council met on Wednesday, April 25. Summer Violence and Community Engagement Councilors Matt O’Malley and Kim Janey filed a hearing order to discuss summer violence and explore ways to strengthen community empowerment. The councilors spoke about how violence is an ongoing issue that creates traumatic...

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MULTICULTURAL CELEBRATION

May 4, 2018
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MULTICULTURAL CELEBRATION

Scenes from a multicultural celebration honoring Jesus and Mary at the Mission Church on Saturday, April 7. Courtesy Photos by Patrick O’Connor

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Hill Agenda, May 4, 2018

May 4, 2018
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, Tues. May 29 for the June 1 issue. Email listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing Services board of directors, first Monday of every month, 6-7:30pm, Mission Church Parish Center, 1545...

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