Category Archives: Urban Development

On Thursday, January 24 from 7–8:45pm, the Newton Free Library will the present ‘Creating Greenways Along the Charles’ in the Druker Auditorium (330 Homer St., Newton). Panelists will discuss the parklands along Charles River in Newton – their history and a … Read More

On Thursday, December 6 at 6pm at Dunne House at Lasell College (74 Grove Street, Auburndale), join Juan Pestana, the senior principal for Geosyntec Consultants and an emeritus professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University … Read More

There will be an information meeting on Tuesday, December 4 at 7 pm at Post 440 (295 California St., Newton) to update the public on the environmental assessment activities pertaining to the disposal site at 459-471 Watertown St. and 320-330 Nevada St. … Read More

Join the New England Aquarium on  Thursday, November 1 at 7pm in the Simons IMAX® Theatre (1 Central Wharf, Boston) for the free panel discussion on ‘Inclusive Community Resilience Building in East Boston.’ Communities across the United States are facing … Read More

Join the City on Tuesday, October 23 from 6-8:30pm in the War Memorial Auditorium at Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton) to learn more about City’s process for developing the Climate Action Plan and to share your ideas on how should … Read More

According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), algae blooms are not only disgusting and smelly – the toxic microcystins they can produce also pose serious health risks. Swimming in lakes contaminated with toxic microcystins can cause vomiting, headaches and rashes. Long-term exposure … Read More