Posts Tagged ‘ jpndc ’

Church owners sorry for lack of input

September 28, 2012
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blessed sacrament

HYDE SQ.–The owners of the former Blessed Sacrament Church complex apologized for their secrecy in planning high-end housing on the site, and pledged to hear out any alternative ideas, at a Sept. 19 meeting to address community controversy. But they also indicated that the plans basically remain the same unless someone comes up with millions...

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Blessed Sacrament meeting slated for Sept. 19

September 14, 2012
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The Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) has scheduled a meeting for Wed., Sept. 19 to review controversial high-end apartment and condo plans for the Blessed Sacrament Campus. The meeting was posted on the BRA’s website Sept. 14 but was not formally announced. The meeting is reconvening a community advisory committee (CAC) that  helped develop the campus...

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JPNDC marks 35 years of rebuilding JP

June 8, 2012
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(Courtesy Photo) The Brewery complex as it looked in 2010, when renovations were completed.

The Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation (JPNDC) will celebrate 35 years of working to improve JP with its annual meeting and a barbecue on June 9. With major projects of national significance like the Brewery complex renovation on Amory Street, the rehabilitation of the Blessed Sacrament campus and the multi-stage revitalization of Jackson Square,...

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Loft apartments planned for church site

May 11, 2012
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HYDE SQ.—Loft-style, market-rate apartments are being planned for the vacant Norbert School building on the Blessed Sacrament Church site, a move that reportedly has “divided” the board of the affordable housing nonprofit involved in selling the building. The vacant former church on the Centre Street site also is getting developers’ attention, with at least...

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Homeless care project wins in court

January 25, 2012
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PARKSIDE—After nearly a year in court, the developers of a care and housing facility for the homeless on Walnut Avenue have won the right to proceed with construction. The developers, Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation (JPNDC) and Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program (BHCHP), plan to make the former Barbara McInnis House at 461...

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Nonprofits feel budget pinch

May 27, 2011
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Rebeca Oliveira

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JP World’s Fair stays dead

May 27, 2011
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John Ruch

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Neighbors sue over Walnut Ave. homeless project

February 4, 2011
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Rebeca Oliveira

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BRA approves Walnut Ave. project

November 19, 2010
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Rebeca Oliveira

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Zoning committee supports Walnut Ave. development

October 22, 2010
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Rebeca Oliveira

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