Community Notes and Events
South End Business Alliance
Social, Tuesday, May 1st 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Gaslight Brasserie
Please join us for an evening member social event. This is a great event to grab a drink or a bite to eat and network with your neighbors and colleagues in a more casual and fun way! Gaslight Brasserie is located at 560 Harrison Ave (corner of Waltham Street).
Main doorway is down the walkway on the left of the building. A special thank you to Jeff Gates and Everyone at Gaslight for their generosity in letting us use the space!
Do come out and meet other South End business people!
Ward Three Democrats elect new officers
Members of the Ward Three Democratic Committee gathered on April 11th to organize and elect officers for the new term.
Jason A. Aluia, a Government Relations Manager at the Massachusetts Association of Health Plans was re-elected Chairman; Attorney Daniel J. Toscano was re-elected as Vice-Chairman; Blake Webber, Staff Director for Representative Aaron Michlewitz was elected Secretary; long time ward member Mary Ann D’Amato was re-elected Treasurer; and community activist Dino DiFronzo was re-elected Outreach Coordinator for the committee. All candidates were elected by acclamation by their peers.
The Ward Three Committee membership represents the residents of the Boston neighborhoods of the North End, Waterfront, West End, Beacon Hill, South End, Chinatown and the Leather District. Ward Committee members are chosen every four years during the State’s presidential primary election. Democrats chosen in February for this four year term are: Matthew Bamonte, Stephen Passacantilli, Francine Gannon, Nicole Leo, Janine Coppola, Gerald Moretti, Jason A. Aluia, Jim Gannon, Tina Abate, Ida Dipasquale, Dino DiFronzo, Blake Webber, Bill Ferullo , Kathy Carangelo, Michele Tirella, Americo Bevilacqua, Steven Siciliano, Rebecca Kaiser, Clare Kelly, Kathryn Burton, Mary Ania, Carl Salvi, Jr., Provi DiGirolamo, Sydney Asbury, Michael Falcone, Tracy Coogan Plants, Jeremy Sarzana, Jim Brinning, Michael Gesualdi, Chris Betke, Todd Plants, Mary Ann D’Amato, Daniel Toscano
For more information on the committee’s activities and events, visit their Facebook Group: Boston Ward 3 Democratic Committee & Friends or follow them on twitter: @Ward3Dems.
Tuesday, May 1 at 6:00 p.m. at Project Place, 1145 Washington St.: development of 477 Harrison (Decore Upholstery Building). Project Name: 477-481 Harrison Ave.
Project Proponent: The Holland Companies. Project Description: The Project consists of renovating an existing 5-story building located at 477 Harrison Ave. into two commercial spaces for retail and office, providing 18 residential units on the upper floors including the construction of a new roof/level at a lower elevation and providing a partial new Penthouse level. A new parking level with 20 parking spaces will be added below the first floor commercial level.
Tuesday, May 8 at 6:00 p.m. at Project Place, 1145 Washington St. Massachusetts Department of Transportation and Rep. Aaron Michlewitz invite you to a Public Information Meeting: Parking Under the I-93 Viaduct along Albany Street
MassDOT staff and consultant will discuss potential options for parking uses under the I-93 viaduct along Albany Street.