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Welcome to the John W. McCormack Civic Association!  The purpose of our volunteer Association is to help maintain and improve the quality of life in our North Dorchester neighborhood by working in partnership with the city government, local businesses and other community organizations to bring about civic betterment and social improvements for the good of our residents and the welfare of our community.

 

You are invited to browse our website to find out more about our Association, our work and how you can become more involved in making your neighborhood an outstanding place to live, work and enjoy.

 

 

Feature story

Holiday Wreath Hanging on Dorchester Avenue and Boston Street

 

Saturday, 19th November 

10:00AM to 2:00PM,

Washburn Street at Howell Street

 

With financial support from local businesses and assistance from your neighbors, the Association placed eighty-four eighteen inch holiday wreaths on light poles in our neighborhood along Dorchester Avenue and Boston Street as well as Sharon's Park.

 

Thank you very much to all those who made this annual effort another great success.

South Bay Town Center

 

The project will consist of the construction of several new 6-storey buildings including approx. 115,000 SF of commercial/retail space, an approx. 65,000 SF cinema, a 150-200 room hotel, up to 500 units of housing, and two parking garages.  

 

Click here to learn more about this project.

 

BOS:311 is the City of Boston's award-winning effort to empower residents to be the City's "eyes and ears." You can alert the City of Boston to neighborhood issues such as potholes, damaged signs, and graffiti, to name a few.

 

To start reporting, download the app, send a text or tweet, visit the website, or give them a call. All available 24/7/365.

 

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