‘The League Presents…Affordable Housing 101’

The latest episode of LWVN’s NewTV program, “The League Presents…’featured a discussion on affordable housing with experts Barney Heath, Newton’s Director of Planning, Amanda Berman, Newton’s Housing Development Planner, and Josephine McNeil, an affordable housing activist and former Executive Director of CAN-DO, with host Marcia Johnson, LWVN Board member.

Watch our program anytime! Click either link below to start now.

https://newtv.org/recent-videos-community/120-the-league-presents/5474-the-league-presents-affordable-housing-101

We hope to continue the discussion of issues around housing in Newton over the course of the year.

Webinar: Climate Reports of 2018 with Professor Michael Oppenheimer

The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts is proud to announce a webinar with Professor Michael Oppenheimer on February 6th, 4:00PM EST. Event details below!

To register for the webinar click here.You’ll receive an email from Zoom with registration information after you register.

To view and download a flyer, click here. 

‘The League Presents…Affordable Housing 101’

The latest episode of LWVN’s NewTV program, “The League Presents…’featured a discussion on affordable housing with experts Barney Heath, Newton’s Director of Planning, Amanda Berman, Newton’s Housing Development Planner, and Josephine McNeil, an affordable housing activist and former Executive Director of CAN-DO, with host Marcia Johnson, LWVN Board member.

Watch our program anytime! Click either link below to start now.

https://newtv.org/recent-videos-community/120-the-league-presents/5474-the-league-presents-affordable-housing-101

We hope to continue the discussion of issues around housing in Newton over the course of the year.

Save the Date: ‘Creating Greenways Along the Charles’ on January 24th

Creating Greenways Along the Charles 

Thursday, January 24th 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Newton Free Library Drucker Auditorium

Join us for a panel discussion of the parklands along Charles River in Newton. The panelists will present the history and a vision to restore this heritage, including new bike/pedestrian greenways along the Charles River and the role greenways play in maintaining the health and vitality of the river, the people and the communities.

Panelists

Herb Nolan, Executive Director, The Solomon Foundation

Dan Driscoll, Director of the Office of Recreational Facilities Planning, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation

Emily Norton, Executive Director , Charles River Watershed Association and Newton City Councilor

This event is sponsored by the Newton Free Library and co-sponsored by The Riverside Greenway Working Group, Newton Conservators, Bike Newton, The Solomon Foundation, Green Newton and the League of Women Voters Newton

 

‘Creating Greenways Along the Charles’ on January 24th

Creating Greenways Along the Charles 

Thursday, January 24th 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Newton Free Library Drucker Auditorium

Join us for a panel discussion of the parklands along Charles River in Newton. The panelists will present the history and a vision to restore this heritage, including new bike/pedestrian greenways along the Charles River and the role greenways play in maintaining the health and vitality of the river, the people and the communities.

Panelists

Herb Nolan, Executive Director, The Solomon Foundation

Dan Driscoll, Director of the Office of Recreational Facilities Planning, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation

Emily Norton, Executive Director , Charles River Watershed Association and Newton City Councilor

This event is sponsored by the Newton Free Library and co-sponsored by The Riverside Greenway Working Group, Newton Conservators, Bike Newton, The Solomon Foundation, Green Newton and the League of Women Voters Newton

 

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