March 2023 Minutes

Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 7PM 

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Welcome (3 min) Stephen McBride
Treasurer’s Report (5 min) 

February 2023:

Total Income: $91.11

Total Expenses: $20.84

Net Income: $70.27

Total Assets: $11,861.65

Total Liabilities: $0.00

Total Liabilities and Net Assets: $11,861.65

Stacey Cordeiro
Police Report (10 min) 

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Feb 19: Armed Robbery at Tufts Convenience Store

March 3: Victim found on Downer Ave and succumbed to injuries at hospital. 

March 6: Larceny on Boylston Street

March 6: Officers received call for robbery in progress at Santander Bank and officers approached a suspect on Cushing Ave, finding money on Stoughton Street. 

Officer George Downing
Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services Update (5 min) Ashley Gomes
Dorchester Bay City Presentation

Kevin Galvin and Jill Lacey Griffin provided an overview of updates to Dorchester Bay City. 

Catherine O’Neill
St. Mary’s Update

Upcoming Project to Re-envision Campus

Alexia and Nora ran through their project plan and invited open communication in the stages ahead. 

Alexis Steele & Nora Lehan
Joel Richards – Candidate for City Council, District 3 Joel Richards
Committee Reports 

  • Social & Outreach Committee (
    • 4th Wednesday (Mar 25) – 6p.m. – Harp & Bard
  • Planning & Development (
    • 5th Wednesday (Mar 29) – 6:30p.m.
  • Greenspace & Friends of Downer Park (

Stephen McBride

Dorchester Bay City Vote

Are you in support of the updates proposed for Dorchester Bay City?

“Yes” vote means you support what Dorchester Bay City has reviewed with us. 

19 Responses: 7 yes; 12 no

Stephen McBride
On The Hill (5 min) 

  • Open Forum or Announcements
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Affordable Unit Applications for Dot Block are Now Live

Dot Block | Affordable Apartment Rentals in Boston (

Maloney will be in available in person in the Pleasant Lobby 5 Days in March:

  • Monday 3/20 10am-1pm
  • Tuesday 3/21 10am-1pm
  • Thursday 3/23 3pm-6pm
  • Saturday 3/25 10am-1pm
  • Monday 3/27 3pm-6pm

Application deadline is April 6th.

Online applications must be submitted by this date and mailed in applications must be postmarked by this date and sent out to the office.  Lottery Drawing is 4/26.

Showings/Screening/BPDA Review begin in May with BPDA returning approvals beginning mid-May.

Move-ins will be within 60 Days of the applicant receiving BPDA approval.

Anyone inquiring should be directed to Maloney Properties:

Applications for Senior Affordable Housing – 9 Leyland Street

Dorchester Bay EDC is excited to announce that the application for the lottery to select tenants for the 43 newly built, affordable housing units located at 9 Leyland St. in Dorchester is now available! 

Leyland Community is an MOH Income Restricted Apartment Rental Opportunity in Dorchester, MA. The building features brand new affordable apartment rentals for older adults (at least one member of the household must be 62 or older at the time of lease signing) featuring modern amenities, desirable floor plans, quality design and finishes, and onsite supportive home health services. It is conveniently located at 9 Leyland Street in Dorchester, MA. You’ll enjoy easy access to local shopping, dining, recreation, and public transportation. 

APPLICATION DISTRIBUTION PERIOD: February 23, 2023 – April 6, 2023

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications must be submitted or postmarked no later than April 6, 2023

TO RECEIVE AN APPLICATION: Complete this form by clicking on this link:  

For more information on the housing opportunity: 

  • Visit: 
  • Call: 617-209-5421 / Relay #711 
  • Email: