Watch Meeting Notes for September 2012 - 15 Brookford Street
Present: family of
126 Dacia Street, family of 15 Brookford Street, Director of City of
Boston Neighborhood Watch Groups
This meeting is open to all neighbors in the Area 324 Neighborhood
Watch community. We are trying to reach neighbors on the following
streets: Danube Street, Dacia Street, Ingleside Street, Blue Hill Ave,
Adrian Street, Brookford Street, Randlette Place, Rand Street, Fairbury
Street, Rand Place, Julian Street, and Dalin Place.
See Mission Statement below
Quality of life
Light on the corner of Rand St. and Brookford has finally been
connected to electricity and is bright! Unfortuantly, drug activity
continues to happen on the same corner, both selling as well as buying.
These activites are most noticed early morning time between 6 am and 8
Requested help from director to change the old lighting fixture and put
up a LED light on Rand St. for better visability and hopefully less
House on the corner of Brookford and Dacia perpetually has trash strewn
across their property on all sides. Requesting getting the Response
Team involved. Inspectional services call needed.
Request for inspectional services to cite 35 Brookford St. for their
lack of property management.
Drug activity all hours of the day and night happen on the corner of
Brookford St. and Randlett Place (private Way)
We hope for B-2 bike police to bike through our streets while they are
on their details at the Blue Hill Ave liquor stores. Their presence
will be much appreciated.
LED lights upgrade needed on Brookford and Dacia St. for safety
reasons. A ticket needs to be open for this request via Mayor’s
hotline. J.W. spearhead. Rep Henriquez’s office putting together
signatures of residents to compile a list to hand out to other
officials to show that LED lights are needed in our neighborhood for
safety reasons. Especially with the fight against prostitution and
Dacia St. Park needs trees pruned again. Can a light be added near the
entrance from Dacia St. drug activity, loud voices, negative behaviors
are taking place in this area due to lack of light and the underbrush
providing cover. D.T. will email Carolyn and Officer Grubbs.
Can trash cans be put at the corners of Dacia St and Brookford St to
help with beautification? D.T. will email Carolyn and Officer Grubbs
Street Sweeping signage requested with day and time to no park so the
sweeper can actually clean vs. what is going on now, which is the
sweeper goes down the middle of the street due to the parked cars. T.F.
will open ticket with Mayor’s hotline. D.T. will connect with DND and
see what help there can be.
- Create a positive and open communication between
Principal Carr of John Winthrop Elementary School and Area 324.
- Mission 180 has been created for this area. Nuestra
Comunidad spearheading project.
- DSNI new Charter school
- Packy’s closed. Less traffic at night noticed.
- Potential new Methodone clinic discussed. More
|Posted: September 16, 2012
Nancy J Conrad
Area 324 Mission Statement
Area 324 Neighborhood Watch is a grassroots organization of families
working together as concerned citizens for the safety, revitalization
and beautification of our community. We look out for each other's
property and persons. We hope to inspire a feeling of trust, pride, and
responsibility for our neighborhood.
Our goal is to work in conjunction
with community supports, such as the Boston Police, to make our streets
safe, have a positive quality of life and to eradicate issues of crimes
for the families living and working in this area. We are making it
available for our children to go outside and make it back in safely.