Clean up and Beautify with the City of Boston Love your Block Day! We will meet at the intersection of Dot Ave and West Broadway at 9am under the banner. Rain or Shine. Bring your gloves and strength as we will be replanting the median on Dot Ave and the Tree Pits on Broadway. Lunch at 1pm for anyone interested at Amrhein’s.
The Proposed Project contemplates the construction of a new life sciences building totaling approximately 210,000 square feet of gross floor area, a first-level loading dock, basement-level parking for approximately 76 vehicles, and the possibility of a small retail or similar space, on the site of 99 A Street. More info at http://www.bostonplans.org/projects/development-projects/99-a-street
Public Hearing regarding: Docket #0195 - A hearing regarding the South Boston Interim Planning Overlay District and neighborhood-wide zoning. http://www.bostonplans.org/planning/planning-initiatives/plan-south-boston-dorchester-ave
We will present our requests in writing and aloud to CITY COUNCIL members Councilor At-Large Michelle Wu, Councilor At-Large Michael Flaherty and Councilor Ed Flynn. Public notice can be found under Resources - https://www.boston.gov/public-notices/56161
The MBTA Is looking to modernize 63 bus routes across the city. 2 of these routes pass right through our intersection: #9 and #5. This meeting is an Open House at the Tynan School in South Boston. 650 E. Fourth Street. More info at https://betterbus.mbta.com/proposals
Join us for our Monthly Meeting. Location Artists for Humanity Building. www.afhboston.org
Our agenda includes: Crime Report, JOSEPH KENNARD, Architect and Our Sponsor, presenting: Thinking about renovating? Five steps to formulating a solid game plan. https://www.kennardarchitects.com/
2 Updates on development, neighborhood news and more.
Holiday season is here. Join us for our Green Spaces Fund. It is never too soon to begin thinking about Spring plantings! All proceeds will contribute towards our budget in 2019. For each $25 donation, contributors will get one ticket to the party. Musical Entertainment and a colorful Yankee Swap make it JOLLY! Cash Bar. Appetizers included. Holiday Attire recommended!
Crime Report and Traffic signs
Our featured restaurant is Coppersmith.
2 proposed developments will be discussed.
Zero Athens / Transom Development: http://www.bostonplans.org/projects/development-projects/21-35-west-second-street .
Coppersmith Building / Alexandra Real Estate is the lead proponent of the new office building: http://www.are.com/
Other community announcements.
Our meetings are BYOB. We start promptly at 7pm.
· Crime report, Officer Sullivan
· Updates on 0 Athens street building and traffic calming efforts.
· Allison Maladore, Program Director of the Paraclete Center
· Representative from the CIEE Study Abroad program new to A Street.
· New Treasurer announced
· Updates on unclaimed monies collected
Big Meeting ahead for our neighborhood. A Marijuana Dispensary is presenting its proposal to open on the corner of W 4th and Dot Ave (190 Dorchester Ave). Join us Tuesday, June 12 at 7pm for a relevant, purposeful discussion. We will be taking a vote in support or non support of the proposal. Other items on the agenda include: updates on new policy changes for your AirBNB rentals, updates from Climate Ready South Boston, and the Crime Report. Our featured restaurant this month is Moonshine 152. Stop by Social Wines on your way to the meeting.
*Continue the dialogue at the ‘After Party’ at Moonshine and get the WBNA discount on your cocktails.