Everett Square to get makeover (Boston Globe)

EVERETT – Everett is reaching out for community input as it explores ways to bring new life to one of its key retail areas.

Working with a Boston-based nonprofit, the city is evaluating possible changes to zoning and sign rules, considering investments in streetscape and storefront façade improvements and other initiatives that could spur growth and activity in Everett Square, the area along Broadway from Second Street to Hancock Street.

To guide the effort, the city and the Community Design Resource Center of Boston are inviting Everett Square businesses, as well as residents from surrounding neighborhoods, to a community meeting next month, at a date still to be determined.

Continue reading the Boston Globe article by John Laidler

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