Agenda: September 14th Meeting

Agenda for September 14, 2017 Meeting from 9:30-11am at Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center

  1. Introduction & Welcome
  2. Boston Transportation Department Renovations to Chinatown’s Phillips Square — Josh Weiland
  3. Asian American Civic Association Program Updates
  4. ADAPT Research on Gambling in the Chinatown Community — Carolyn Rubin & Shakura Cox
  5. Announcements

Agenda: August 10 Meeting

Agenda for August 10, 2017 Meeting from 9:30-11am at Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center

  1. Introduction & Welcome
  2. MIT Research on Chinatown Small Businesses. Is Real Estate Development their Friend or Foe? – Karmen Cheung
  3. Meet the President of the Boston Teacher’s Union – Jessica Tang
  4. Boston Transportation Department: Chinatown as a Vision Zero Priority Area – Charlotte Fleetwood
  5. Announcements

No July Chinatown Coalition Meeting

TCC will be taking a meeting break in July.

We are working on a robust August agenda, including hearing from Jessica Tang, newly elected President of the Boston Teachers’ Union, meeting with the new Executive Director of the Chinese Progressive Association, Karen Chen, and learning about the impact of real estate development on small businesses in Chinatown.

Looking forward to seeing you on August 10!

No June Chinatown Coalition Meeting

TCC will be taking a meeting break in June.

Please let us know if you have any topics you want to hear about or are interested in presenting in the summer and fall.

Stay tuned for summer meeting notices!

Agenda: May 11 Meeting

Agenda for May 11, 2017 Meeting from 9:30-11am at Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center

  1. Introduction & Welcome
  2. Chinese Historical Society of New England (CHSNE) Context Study – Susan Chinsen, CHSNE
  3. Asian Community Development Corporation (ACDC) Placemaking Activities – Jeenah Hah, ACDC
  4. Reggie Wong Park Air Pollution Study – Lydia Lowe, Chinese Progressive Association
  5. Announcements

Agenda: April 13 Meeting

Agenda for April 13, 2017 Meeting from 9:30-11am at Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center

  1. Introduction & Welcome
  2. Introduction to Office of Housing Stability (OHS) – Lydia Edwards, Deputy Director, OHS, City of Boston
  3. Josiah Quincy Elementary School (JQES) Updates – Cynthia Soohoo, Principal, JQES
  4. Tufts Community Research Center (TCRC) Updates – Doug Brugge, PhD, MS, Director, TCRC at Tufts University
  5. Chinatown Library Update – Carolyn Rubin, Chair, Friends of the Chinatown Library
  6. Announcements

Immigration Resources

Immigration Resources Provided by the Greater Boston Legal Services at the January TCC General Meeting:

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Attorney General Maura Healey – Hate Crime Hotline and contact information

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FAQs_ What All Immigrants Should Know Post-Election 2016

How to Renew DACA_ New DACA – National Immigration Law Center

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Red Cards _ Immigrant Legal Resource Center _ ILRC

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TOOLKIT – What we can do to protect immigrants

Post-Election Immigration Update 1.12.17

 

Agenda: November 10 Meeting

Agenda for November 10, 2016 Meeting from 9:30-11am at Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center

  1. Introduction & Welcome
  2. Presentation from Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy (Mike Nichols)
  3. CCEP Update: BEST Corp presentation (Joan Abbott)
  4. Discussion: CCEP and casinos (Richard Goldberg, AACA)
  5. One Chinatown Arts Center (Giles Li, BCNC & Nuri Chandler-Smith, Bunker Hill Community College)
  6. Announcements