Houghton Garden Clean up on April 7th

houghton garden bench

Spring Clean-up of Houghton Garden
 
Date and Time: April 7 at 9 AM…..(Michele says, “the snow will be gone”!)
Please bring gloves, a strong constitution and your sense of humor…
Meet at Houghton Garden (210 Suffolk Rd, Chestnut Hill)
Lunch will be provided by a surprise chef!
Please email Susan Lawrence (SLHL@mac.com) to sign up
Join us to have some fun as you take care of this lovely neighborhood spot.

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Webster Woods Advisory Panel

Mayor Fuller has announced the formation of a Webster Woods Advisory Panel to offer guidance on how best to preserve this important community resource. The Mayor has appointed Beth Wilkinson of the Newton Conservators to serve as Chair of the Advisory Panel. Ms. Wilkinson will chair both the Panel’s Executive Committee and the larger Advisory Panel’s membership. All Newton residents interested in serving on the Advisory Panel are invited to complete an online application (a Survey Monkey form) by using the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YR5WGXY. Applications must be completed on or before February 9, 2018, to be considered. Applicants should be willing to commit to monthly meetings throughout 2018.

Waste Collection and Recycling in Newton

Neighbors, please be aware:

(1) The ctiy of Newton will collect Christmas trees for composting between January 2nd, and January 12.

(2) Plastic bags are not recyclable in your green bins and recyclables should not be bagged in the bins, but loose. The DPW reports that plastic bags mixed into the recycling stream is still the number one problmen in Newton’s recycling stream. Read more about it here. 

(3) During the winter season, please do not leave your trash barrells and recycling carts buried in the snow or atop snow bank. Place them in a cleared area curbside to the trucks can access them on pick up days.

Read more tips and guidelines from Newton’s DPW here. 

 

Football game this saturday

The next Boston College football game ( versus NC State) will take place this Saturday, November 11 at 12:00 pm.  Parking lots will open at 9:00 am. Neighbors, plan accordingly. 

Extra! Extra! The CHA fall newsletter is here!

Our latest newsletter is jam-packed with news and local information.

Read it here first, or wait for your copy to arrive in the mail. Click on the blue link, or on the newsletter below to enlarge.

CHA Spring Newsletter 2017

Extra! Extra! The CHA spring newsletter is here!

Our latest newsletter is jam-packed with news and local information.

Read it here first, or wait for your copy to arrive in the mail. Click on the blue link, or on the newsletter below to enlarge.

CHA Spring Newsletter 2017