The Boston Redevelopment Authority was established in 1957 to guide physical, social and economic change in…More Boston's neighborhoods. Today the BRA is responsible for everything from approving housing projects to revitalizing the South Boston Waterfront. John Palmieri is the current director of the BRA.
For a list of development projects in your neighborhood, visit the Redevelopment Authority's website, navigate to Land Use on the menu bar and click on Development Projects, where you can select your neighborhood from the drop-down menu.
Boston Neighborhood Network 3025 Washington St, Boston, MA02119 Boston Neighborhood Network is a local television station and studio. It offers media training, production services,…More production equipment, facilities use and meeting space. The station can be tuned in on channels 9 and 23 on Comcast and channels 15 and 83 for RCN.
Greater Boston Realty Group 404 S Huntington Ave, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Greater Boston Realty Group is a member of the Greater Boston companies. It is a privately held real estate company…More focusing on the investment and management of real estate assets. Its location on South Huntington is an attractive, recently built brick building that fits comfortably into the surrounding neighborhood of older buildings. The staff at the front desk are warm and welcoming.
Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of Boston 3593 Washington St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 The Neighborhood Assistance Corporation was established as a non-profit, community advocacy group designed to create…More strong rural and urban neighborhoods. In addition to helping people become homeowners, NACA is also dedicated to fighting predatory lending practices nationwide. NACA offers mortgages and mortgage assistance to qualified borrowers, as well as foreclosure and renovation assistance.
Action for Boston Community Development - Jamaica Plain APAC 753 Centre St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) is an organization of programs and networks working to help families and…More individuals in need in the community. Led by manager Ana Soto de Bechtoldm, the Jamaica Plain APAC offers a wide range of programs and services to the neighborhood including career development help, food services, as well as tax assistance and consulting among other programs. Check the website for more details or call the office for more information.
Manning Elementary School 130 Louders Ln, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Manning Elementary School is tucked into a quiet, wooded, low-traffic neighborhood near the Faulkner Hospital. This…More Boston Public School, known as "The Little School in the Woods" is one of the smallest in the system. The school is in the West assignment zone.