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A plan to give more power to the City Council over large projects in two city neighborhoods died Monday in a 5-3 vote.
Along with other business, the city has committed to a bus to bring students from Rindge Towers and Jefferson Park to the Vassal Lane/Tobin school building.
Opponents of a zoning petition didn’t offer alternatives to concerns over three large developments, but did talk about changes to Planning Board processes.
Planning Board members voted against a zoning petition taking away some authority and explained how better zoning from the City Council could improve its work.
While it’s too early to panic, it’s hardly good news that the expert consultant building the foundation for a citywide development plan doesn’t know why she’s doing it.
Despite shock over flash flooding and a tornado in Revere, an order aimed at saving the Silver Maple Forest from development wound up as watered down as the region itself.
A man was reportedly shot in the head Thursday at Windsor and Washington streets after Fourth of July fireworks.
A petition turning the City Council into a review board for the biggest development proposals was sent onward Monday for further hearings.