Art, Trees, Elections, Coalition – Zoom Aug 5


1. Introductions – You will be invited to share your name, where you live, and a comment about summer in the city (or wherever you are)
2. Notes from July meeting (to be emailed before meeting)
3. Treasurer’s Report
4. Presentation: Proposed Renovations for 541 Mass Ave (formerly Mt Calvary Church)
5. Art in the Park July 12, Aug 9
6. Replacing Chester Park tree(s)
7. Mass Ave Coalition – vote to pursue collaboration, among neighborhood associations, residents and businesses, and institutions along Mass Ave, to address shared issues related to public health, street environment and transportation
8. Elections
• Register to vote: https://www.boston.gov/departments/elections/how-register-vote
• Help with election: https://www.boston.gov/departments/election/how-apply-become-poll-worker
• Voter registration sidewalk event
• Door-hanger w/ info on Chester Square Neighbors & elections
9. Updates:
a. Proposed renovations for Piano Factory building (789-793 Tremont St)
b. South End / Lower Roxbury Neighborhood Network (mutual aid)
Next Chester Square Neighbors’ Meeting: Wednesday, Sept 2

CSN Monthly Zoom – July 1, 2020

July 1, 2020 at 7pm (6:45 Zoom practice/social)

  1. Introductions – You will be invited to share your name, where you live, and a recent observation about Chester Park, our streets, or our sidewalks
  2. Notes from June meeting (to be emailed before meeting)
  3. Treasurer’s Report
  4. Fireworks
  5. September & November elections
  1. Updates:
    1. Facebook group to connect those who want to play a small part in big change
    2. South End / Lower Roxbury Neighborhood Network (mutual aid) – produce distributions 6/19 & 6/26
    3. Mass Ave Coalition – proposal for NU School of Public Policy submission 6/30

 

Next Chester Square Neighbors’ Meeting: Wednesday, Aug 5

Chester Square Neighbors Agenda

June 3, 2020 at 7pm (6:45 Zoom practice/social)

Registration required

  1. Introductions – You will be invited to share your name, where you live, and where you go when you need a change of scenery, fresh air, …
  2. Notes from April 1 & May 6 meetings (emailed ahead of meeting)
  3. Treasurer Report
  4. Clean & safe public spaces – Chester Park & more
    • Friends of Chester Park concept for areas within park
    • Branding the park to welcome all and raise expectations for those who use it
    • How can we connect those want to play a small part in a big change (Facebook, google form, …)?
    • Opportunities: stash a piece of trash, say hello to someone in the park, call 311 or 911 if something needs the City’s attention, photograph beauty, pluck a weed, volunteer with Friends of Chester Park, or maybe just thank someone who’s doing one of these things.
  5. South End / Lower Roxbury Neighborhood Network (mutual aid)
  6. voter registration

Next Chester Square Neighbors’ Meetings: Wednesdays, July 1 & Aug 5