Community Meeting: Mount Hope Parcel

Last year we reported that the FY17 budget includes a $50,000 allocation to transform a vacant parcel on the corner of Mount Hope Street and Hyde Park Avenue into a small park. This plot of land has officially been transferred from the Department of Neighborhood Development to Boston Parks and Recreation, and now BPRD is seeking input from the community about possible uses for the space. There will be a community meeting on March 28 at 6:30 PM at the Woodbourne Apartments (6 Southbourne Road) to share your ideas.  Continue reading

Roslindale Playground Updates, FY17 Budget Edition

Over the past few weeks we have been in frequent contact with representatives from the Parks Department about a few projects in Roslindale. Between those conversations and today’s release of the city’s FY17 recommended budget we have a few updates on some projects we have been advocating for. Continue reading