This meeting occurred as scheduled, via Zoom, on April 8, 2021.
A recording of this meeting is available for viewing on YouTube.
The final version of the comment letter NEWRA voted to send can be read by clicking here.
The North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 7 pm, via Zoom. Details on using Zoom are provided at the bottom of this post.
7:00 pm - Welcome
7:10 pm - North End Waterfront Open Space Community Survey
Nick Black, managing director, of the Trustees' Boston Waterfront Initiative, will discuss a recently-launched survey of residents, workers and business owners that seeks to learn more about community preferences towards developing open space along the waterfront in the North End.
7:30 pm - Monica's Trattoria
Monica’s Trattoria, 67 Prince St, is applying to the Licensing Board to amend its current closing hour from 11 pm (seven days per week) to Monday-Thursday 12 am, Friday-Sunday 1 am. Presenting Ryan Gazda, attorney.
7:45 - North End Cross Street Boutique Hotel
A proposed 134-key hotel with two ground floor restaurants and rooftop dining, at 42 Cross Street on multiple parcels of land, submitted an Expanded PNF to the BPDA on February 12, 2021. Comments on the Expanded PNF are due to the BPDA by April 19, 2021. NEWRA members will review and discuss a comment letter, linked below. The City is holding a virtual public meeting for the project on April 7 at 6 pm. Click here for information and to register.
Click to view the draft of the NEWRA comment letter on the Cross Street Hotel project.