Rise and shine, neighbors! Here’s your Morning Memo for all things JP for Monday, Oct. 20.
Egleston Square Main Street Annual Meeting and Networking Breakfast: As regular readers of Jamaica Plain News know, there are a lot of positive things happening in Egleston Square. Mark you calendars and register for Friday’s annual meeting and networking breakfast for Egleston Square Main Street, the community business and development organization. It’s from 7:30-9 a.m. Friday. For more details, here’s how to register to attend.
City Council Hearing on Gentrification: City Council Tito Jackson holds a hearing Monday at 4 p.m. at City Hall on “displacement, community stabilization and neighborhood preservation.” Jackson has been trying to make corporate landlordship an issue both in his Seventh District and outside it (like a block of buildings now owned by City Realty in Egleston.) The meeting is in the council chambers on the fifth floor.
Other Civic Meetings This Week: Here’s a list of ones on our radar:
- JP Neighborhood Council Environment, Parks & Energy Committee — 6:30 p.m. Monday, Kennedy School, 7 Bolster St.
- Stonybrook Neighborhood Assoc. — 7 p.m. Monday, Doyle’s
- JP Neighborhood Council Housing & Development Committee — 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Bowditch School, 82 Green St.
- Egleston Square Neighborhood Association — 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Egleston Square YMCA, 3134 Washington St.
Three Authors, One Skinny Hallway: On Friday, the Hallway Gallery hosts its next “Rooms Down the Hallway” author talk. This one features Joan Wickersham, Brian Sousa and Barrett Warner. Free. 7 p.m. Friday, 66 South St.
OK, there’s a preview of the week. Have a great day!