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Fairmount Indigo Planning Initiative - Community Forum Nov 17, 2012


Important Event for the Fairmount Corridor **

Fairmount Indigo Planning Initiative Community Forum
Saturday, November 17, 2012

Salvation Army Kroc Community Center
650 Dudley Street
Dorchester, MA 02125

Mayor Thomas M. Menino invites you to the Fairmount Indigo Planning Initiative Community Forum -
"Building new connections to your neighborhood."

Please join us in the conversation about connecting the communities along the Fairmount Corridor to economic opportunities, jobs, transit, and housing.

We need your voice to help develop a vision for the future.

Childcare will be provided and there will be plenty of food to tide you over for the four hours of planning time.  Also prizes will be awarded.

**Translation services available upon request

The Fairmount Indigo Planning Initiative is a two year study announced in February 2012.  Working in partnership with community stakeholders and neighborhood groups, the planning initiative will look at short and long term strategies for improving capital investment and job access along the MBTA Fairmount Indigo commuter line.

Connecting Roxbury, Dorchester, Mattapan and Hyde Park to South Station, the 9.2 mile MBTA commuter rail will impact over 100,000 people who live within a half mile of the line. 

The initiative is led by Boston Redevelopment Authorita (BRA), in conjunction with City departments and is the BRA's larges planning study to date.

For more information, call the BRA at 617.918.4434 or visit the Fairmount Indigo website:  http://fairmountindigoplanning.org

Fairmount Initiative Community Forum
Posted: October 22, 2012     Nancy J Conrad

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