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!
MEETING ALERT: Tonight 6PM. Harvard Kent School, 50 Bunker Hill Street. View the proposal and plan to add 1,700 residential units (4,250 potential occupants and more than likely 1,700+ cars) as well as retail and community and green space on Bunker Hill Street at the Housing Development. This is a city-within-a-city and we need to … Continue reading MEETING ALERT: May 29th
Charlestown Patriot Bridge by Sal Giarratani • May 24, 2019 • 0 Comments https://charlestownbridge.com/2019/05/24/townie-tidbits-196/ Thank God They Never Tore down Memorial Hall Fundraiser Actually the above wasn’t the name of the fundraiser jointly put on by both the Charlestown Preservation Society and the Abraham Lincoln Post 11 GAR, which owns the Hall. However, with the way history has gotten razed … Continue reading Townie Tidbits: A Charlestown Master Plan Needed the Sooner, the Better
The 2nd meeting of the 02129 Neighbor Alliance was held on Saturday, May 12th. We apologize profusely if you missed the invite. Our new email address got kicked back as spam for 90 out of the 99 emails that we sent, and we realized too late. We had a great turn out, and were joined … Continue reading Meeting Notes
Charlestown Patriot Bridge by Seth Daniel • April 20, 2019 • 0 Comments https://charlestownbridge.com/2019/04/20/call-for-a-master-plan-gaining-momentum-as-organizations-band-together/ Momentum has gathered very quickly this week in the grass-roots call for a proper, third-party Master Planning process for Charlestown, with numerous organizations reporting a productive meeting last Saturday morning at Memorial Hall. Starting the ball rolling about a month ago was an alliance between the … Continue reading Call for a Master Plan Gaining Momentum as Organizations Band Together