PLAN: Charlestown, On hold for COVID-19 precautions. In late September or early October, the canceled March Charlestown community event will be rescheduled. Based on what participants were saying at the January meeting, the topic will be about the history of Charlestown, and advancing the conversation about which parts of the neighborhood stakeholders think are most … Continue reading Planning and Development Project Status September, 2020
by Patriot-Bridge Staff • March 19, 2020 • 0 Comments https://charlestownbridge.com/2020/03/19/plan-charlestown-on-hold-online-resources-will-continue/ While public meetings for the Boston Planning and Development Agency’s (BPDA) planning initiatives, including PLAN: Charlestown, are currently on hold per guidance issued by Mayor Martin Walsh, planning staff are continuing to prepare and review planning materials, the BPDA said this week. During this time, the BPDA said it … Continue reading PLAN Charlestown on Hold, Online Resources Will Continue
by Seth Daniel • March 13, 2020 • 0 Comments https://charlestownbridge.com/2020/03/13/plan-charlestown-to-continue-with-historical-perspective-this-month/ The PLAN Charlestown initiative will continue with its second meeting on March 24 in the Charlestown High School Cafeteria. The effort kicked off on Jan. 30 with a jam-packed house at the Warren Prescott School, an open house format that set the tone for coming together and planning for … Continue reading PLAN Charlestown to Continue with Historical Perspective this Month
by Seth Daniel • February 6, 2020 • 0 Comments https://charlestownbridge.com/2020/02/06/plan-charlestown-kicks-off-with-huge-crowd-at-open-house/ Pulling out a Bunker Hill flag and holding it high for the massive crowd in the Warren Prescott gym to see, BPDA Planner Ted Schwartzberg delivered the opening salvo in the battle of PLAN Charlestown – telling the audience the City is ready to work with them for the … Continue reading PLAN Charlestown Kicks off With Huge Crowd at Open House
by Seth Daniel • September 13, 2019 • 0 Comments https://charlestownbridge.com/2019/09/13/02129-alliance-calls-for-neighbors-to-let-bpda-know-preferences/ Leaders of the alliance of neighbors and community groups calling for a planning process said this week that it is up to the neighborhood to define the process it wants – also dropping the Master Plan moniker and calling it simply, PLAN. Amanda Zettel, of the Charlestown Preservation Society, … Continue reading 02129 Alliance Calls for Neighbors to Let BPDA Know Preferences
by Seth Daniel • August 2, 2019 • 0 Comments https://charlestownbridge.com/2019/08/02/edwards-supports-master-plan-process-with-a-call-to-involve-all-facets/ City Councilor Lydia Edwards and organizers of the 02129 Neighborhood Alliance are calling for initial support this week to the City’s announcement of a comprehensive, neighborhood-driven Master Plan – going along with the stated support of Rep. Dan Ryan last week. The Alliance leaders, Amanda Zettel and Julie Hall, … Continue reading Edwards Supports Master Plan Process : With a Call to Involve All Facets
Thank you for celebrating this HUGE win for Charlestown! We remain confident that our meeting with Mayor Walsh and the BPDA on Monday was an incredibly positive and productive next step in collaborating on a comprehensive planning process for the future of Charlestown. The Mayor and the BPDA agree, as stated in the article in … Continue reading Coming this fall: a BPDA PLAN for Charlestown!
Please attend the third meeting for the Master Plan Working Group / '02129 Neighbor Alliance' Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at 7PM Bunker Hill Museum, side entrance on Monument Ave.
Why!?! Our neighborhood of Charlestown is in a transformative period that will change our community drastically. Economic development MUST be balanced against preserving and strengthening our residential neighborhood. We NEED a comprehensive MASTER PLAN that ensures our voices are heard BEFORE development occurs. Say What!?! A Master Plan is a document designed to guide the … Continue reading Endorse a MASTER PLAN for Charlestown Today!