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Banana Kelly pushes for a land trust ahead of Southern Boulevard rezoning

Southern Boulevard Neighborhood Study

To stave off potential displacement residents fear could stem from the city’s plan to rezone a 13-block area around Southern Boulevard, Banana Kelly proposed building a community land trust.

Art / Culture

Longwood legends come down off the walls

John Ahearn's Double Dutch, from 1981.

An exhibition at a Chelsea art gallery featuring replicas of sculptures crafted by John Ahearn during his Longwood era, will be on through Feb. 22.

Housing / News

Faile Street tenants fight on

Tenants of 836 Faile Street joined their counterparts on Jackson Avenue in Melrose to protest conditions under property owner Stabilis Management.

Stabilis specializes in acquiring run-down properties, and housing advocates say it milks buildings for profit without regard to their tenants.

Housing / News

Apartments crumble on Kelly Street

Apartments crumble on Kelly Street

The rotten stench of garbage hangs heavy over the 900 block of Kelly Street, just north of Intervale Avenue, where five neglected apartment buildings are crumbling into disrepair. Many windows are broken or boarded up. Trash is everywhere – piled next to stoops, crammed into alleyways, and spilling over sidewalks. […]