Category Archives: Government

Please join Friends of Cold Spring Park at their first public event on Monday, June 3 at 7:30pm at the Zervas Elementary School (30 Beethoven Ave., Waban). Naturalist Sam Jaffe, founder of The Caterpillar Lab, will speak on “The Natural Wonders … Read More

Natural hazards can have serious impacts on the City of Newton and its residents and businesses. The City of Newton is preparing a Hazard Mitigation Plan to help the city reduce its vulnerability to natural hazard events such as flooding, hurricanes, … Read More

Join WBUR on May 7 at 6:30pm at the WBUR CitySpace at the Lavine Broadcast Center at Boston University (890 Commonwealth Ave., Boston) for a panel discussion on ‘The Road Map of the Future: Transportation In Massachusetts’.    The transportation … Read More

On Tuesday, April 16, Newton city councilors passed the Sustainable Food Containers and Packaging Ordinance, a ban on restaurants using disposable plastic stirrers and foam polystyrene food containers, as part of an effort to eliminate single-use non-biodegradable plastics from the waste stream. … Read More