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Boston 2024 Organizing Committee Community Meeting Information:

 

Jimmy Hui, President/Chief Executive Officer at The Jimmy Hui Foundation office is very pleased to announce that Boston 2024 Organizing Committee has been already arranged and planned to host for the 20 community meetings all across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts which it would be a great opportunity to share with the residents, persons with disabilities, citizens, elected officials, business owners and the public are invited to come and attend this meeting to hear with the expert panels from the Boston 2024 Organizing Committee throughout the evening.

 

The Boston 2024 Organizing Committee will deliver with their presentation and proposal for the 2024 Summer Olympics information during the community meeting and will be able to take your Q+A session.

 

Here's the schedule for the community meeting:

Date Time Location Venue
June 1, 2015 6:30 -- 8:30 p.m. Arlington Town Hall: 730 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA
June 10, 2015 6:30 -- 8:30 p.m. Ashland High School: 65 East Union Street, Ashland, MA

* = Subject to change of schedule, if the necessary.

 

Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the City of Boston will continue to host their community meeting throughout the evening to open for the residents, persons with disabilities, citizens, elected officials, business owners and the public are welcome to come and attend on the Boston 2024 Summer Olympics information.

 

Here's the schedule for the community meeting:

Date Time Location Venue
June 30, 2015 6:30 p.m. English High School: 144 McBride Street, Jamaica Plain, MA
July 28, 2015 6:30 p.m. Mildred School: 5 Mildred Avenue, Mattapan, MA
August 25, 2015 6:30 p.m. Ohrenberger School: 175 West Boundary Road, West Roxbury, MA
September 29, 2015 6:30 p.m. East Boston High School: 86 White Street, East Boston, MA

* = Subject to change of schedule, if the necessary.

 

Please check back in our official website at The Jimmy Hui Foundation for an update of the community meeting schedule information throughout the future when we have a new announcement available to keep you informed up to speed on the what's happening around in the community.

 

For more information on the community meeting schedule, please visit the Boston 2024 Organizing Committee official website with the details: CLICK HERE.


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MBTA Public Meeting on Wollaston Station Improvement:

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 7:00 -- 8:00 p.m.

Wollaston Elementary School: 205 Beale Street, Quincy, MA

 

MBTA Design & Construction Project Manager along with the Design Team will discuss the plans to upgrade the existing station to provide a modern, accessible, code-compliant, Intermodal facility. Community members are invited to provide feedback on the preliminary design and contribute ideas.

 

The meeting space is accessible to people with disabilities.

 

If you need a reasonable accommodation (such as American Sign Language Interpreters, Assistive listening de vices, handouts in alternate formats, etc.) and/or language assistance to fully participate, please contact Joe Cheever at (617) 222-5472 or e-mail: jcheever@mbta.com before Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Such accommodations will be provided free of charge.


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Adams Green Construction Update: Transportation Improvement Project

Construction Activities for the week of: Sunday, May 24, 2015

 

* A.R. Belli will be excavating in the middle section of the roadway between the President's Place and the City Clerk's Office. Sidewalk work will continue on Granite Street between Hancock Street and Thomas Burgin Parkway.

 

* C.C. Construction will be excavating for the new services for the West of Chestnut Project on Foster Street, Dennis Ryan Parkway and Chestnut Street.

 

* Nauset Construction is continuing with the renovations to Old City Hall.

 

* Feeney Brothers will be continuing their work on new electric services on Chestnut Street from Maple Street to Foster Street at night from 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

 

* National Grid Electric will be working on Maple Street, Chestnut Street and at the intersection of Dennis Ryan Parkway and Revere Road.

 

To receive project updates on the Adams Green Construction:

* Follow City of Quincy on Twitter: @CityofQuincy

* Follow Massachusetts Department of Transportation on Twitter: @MassDOT

* Follow MBTA on Twitter: @MBTA (traffic update on the buses)

* Follow Jimmy Hui, Public Safety Officer to City Solicitor Jim Timmins on Twitter: @jimmyhuiquincy

 

Question or Concerns on Adams Green Construction:

Tom Russo from Woodward & Curran: (617) 910-7847 or e-mail: trusso@woodwardcurran.com

 

Mayor's Office: (617) 376-1990

Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. -- 4:30 p.m. during the business hours of operations

 

* Chris Walker: cwalker@quincyma.gov

* Katie Conso: kconso@quincyma.gov

* Kristen Powers: kpowers@quincyma.gov

* Tom Fabrizio: tfabirzio@quincyma.gov

* Betty Yau (Asian Services): (617) 376-1928 or byau@quincyma.gov

* Larry Liuzzo: lliuzzo@quincyma.gov

* Jim Fatseas: jfatseas@quincyma.gov

 

MBTA: (617) 222-3200

Opens during the weekdays and weekends only for any bus service issues.


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Furnace Brook Parkway Traffic Advisory Alert: Guardrail Replacement Project

 

Drivers will be detoured from Furnace Brook Parkway between Quincy Shore Drive and Southern Artery from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. when the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation begins a guardrail replacement project on Monday, May 18, 2015.

 

Construction staging and signage is scheduled to be put in place on Monday, May 18, 2015, with the replacement work to follow.

 

During construction periods, there will be no traffic on that section of Furnace Brook Parkway, although neighborhood residents will have to access to their streets.

 

Detours will take drivers to Quincy Shore Drive, Sea Street and Southern Artery, and will be not directed through neighborhoods.

 

This phrase of the project is scheduled to take three weeks. A Second phrase, replacing guardrail from Southern Artery to Hancock Street, will take place this summer.


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Proposed FEMA Flood Maps Now Available Online @ City of Quincy's Website:

Successful appeal leads to redrawn proposal. Public Comment Period Open

 

A digital version of proposed FEMA flood maps is now available via the City of Quincy's GIS Property Viewer. Under the maps tab, use the "thematic overlay" menu, select "2015 proposed flood maps" to view the redrawn maps.

 

Hard copies of this information is available at the City of Quincy Engineering Department: 55 Sea Street, Quincy, MA.

 

To Submit Public Comment by Friday, July 17, 2015:

Public Comments may be submitted to FEMA and/or the City of Quincy. The City of Quincy will be submitted the polished information discussed above in mid June, we will also compile all information from constituents by Friday, July 17, 2015 and submit it with the City of Quincy's package by Wednesday, July 22, 2015.

 

For those who wish to send Public Comments directly to FEMA via letter or e-mail, please see the following links down the below. Remember to submit by Wednesday, July 22, 2015 and to reference Quincy Case #15-01-0874P.

 

* FEMA's Newspaper Advertisement may be found: Click Here

* FEMA's Guidelines for Public Comment can be found: Click Here

* For a Sample Public Comment Letter Template in Microsoft Word format: Click Here


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Governor Baker Acts to Deliver Reliable Public Transit with MBTA Reform Legislation:

An Act for a Reliable, Sustainable MBTA pursues special panel recommendations; establishes 3-year fiscal control board

 

Press Release from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Office of the Governor

 

Boston, MA -- Today, Governor Charlie Baker filed An Act for a Reliable, Sustainable MBTA, acting on many of the recommendations made by the special panel that reported their findings earlier this month. The legislation would establish a Fiscal Management and Control Board (FMCB) and Chief Administrator to oversee operations and finances through 2018, create capital plans, introduce reporting and audit requirements and lift procurement restrictions for the MBTA. Together the FMCB and Chief Administrator would be charged with establishing a safe, reliable, financially sound and sustainable customer-oriented public transit system.

 

"This bill directly responds to the special panel's recommendations. We look forward to the Legislature's swift action on the reforms necessary to restore the public's faith in the Commonwealth's transit system," said Governor Baker. "The T failed its stress test this winter when we needed it most, exposing the deep operational problems and lack of planning. We simply cannot afford a repeat and this legislation sets in motion significant reforms to once again deliver accountability, reliability and the world-class transportation system Massachusetts deserves."

 

"The special panel concluded that a strong fiscal and management control board is vital to solving the MBTA's chronic and pervasive failures," said Secretary Pollack. "The legislation would give the MBTA many new tools that are essential if we are to succeed in transforming the MBTA organizationally and rebuilding and modernizing its assets."

 

"At the MBTA, we are already hard at work implementing the Special Review Panel's recommendations, but this legislation and the fiscal and management control board that it creates are essential to ensuring that we can correct longstanding problems at the T so that it can provide the reliable transit services that our riders want and deserve," said Frank DePaola, Interim Executive Director of the MBTA.

 

More about An Act for a Reliable, Sustainable MBTA:

* Effective Oversight and Management: A Fiscal Management Control Board (FMCB) will function as the board of the MBTA, consisting of 5 members, 3 appointed by the Governor, and 1 each referred to the Governor by the Senate President and Speaker of the House, through June 30, 2018. The daily operational, budgeting and planning duties would lie with a Chief Administrator appointed by the Governor.

 

* Reconstitute the MassDOT Board: Chaired by the Secretary of Transportation, the MassDOT Board will consist of 11 members, eight serving four-year terms coterminous with the Governor, and three serving three-year terms. Members will include a representative from an MBTA core community, an outer MBTA community and a city or town served by a regional transit authority.

 

* Financial Accountability and Transparency: The FMCB will immediately develop one and five year operating budgets with a focus on improving productivity and increasing revenues. A clear separation of the operating and capital budgets will be implemented and improved procurement practices will move the MBTA to assuring that its capital funds are timely and well spent. The MBTA Retirement Fund would be frozen for payouts to new hires until an independent audit is completed within 180 days and would be subjected to annual audits and public record law.

 

* Operations, Personnel and Contracting: The FMCB will have the ability to restructure the organization of the MBTA and will install rigorous performance management metrics while altering existing procurement requirements and lifting the Pacheco Law's application to the MBTA.

 

MBTA Panel Legislation and Action Plan: Side by Side: Click Here

An Act for a Reliable, Sustainable Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority: Click Here


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West of Chestnut Construction Update: Contractor Launches Project Website

 

Quincy Mutual Fire Insurance and developer Gate Residential have created a website for construction updates on the first phrase of downtown redevelopment, called "West of Chestnut," the mixed-use residential and retail development in the heart of downtown. Updates can be found here: CLICK HERE.


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West Chestnut Project Mobilization Begins:

 

Construction crews are mobilizing for first step of private development in Quincy Center, the West of Chestnut residential and retail project. Contractors are now staging in the project area, which includes Chestnut Street, Cottage Avenue and the 1400 block of Hancock Street. As construction moves forward, there will be parking and traffic restrictions and pedestrian shifts in the area that will change periodically as work progresses.


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FEMA Flood Map Update:

 

In response to the City of Quincy's successful appeal of the FEMA flood maps, the federal government will formally issue legal notice on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 that it has completed its preliminary revisions based on the appeal.

 

Hard copies of the maps will at that point be available for viewing at the City of Quincy Engineering Department in the Public Works Complex at 55 Sea Street, Quincy, MA. A second formal notice will follow on Thursday, April 23, 2015 and the City of Quincy's engineering team is working to have a user-friendly version of the new maps available via the City of Quincy's website the following day on Friday, April 24, 2015.

 

The 120-day public comment period -- which includes 90 days to submit comments and 30 days for the Federal government to respond -- begins after the second notice is issued. Residents affected by the maps are encouraged, if possible, to wait until the electronic version is available for the best possible understanding of the revised maps.

 

The City of Quincy's appeal team will continue to work through the maps and will be working toward further changes as the public comment period moves forward. The City of Quincy will also be scheduling workshops and providing assistance on how best to submit public comments as the process move forward. Please check this space for further updates.


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MBTA Panel Calls for Fiscal Control Board, Multi-Year Plans To Fix Broken System:

Press Release from the Office of the Governor of Massachusetts

 

Boston, MA -- Today, Governor Charlie Baker released a detailed report compiled by the MBTA special panel and outlined a plan of action to reform and improve the MBTA. The panel's recommendations include creating a five-member Fiscal and Management Control Board, as well as the creation of one, five and 20 year spending plans after the group uncovered massive structural and management failures that are on pace to bankrupt the system if left unchecked.

 

"Massachusetts deserves a reliable, well-managed, cost effective transportation system, and this in-depth report offers a plan of action to responsibly pursue organizational and operational reforms to reach this goal," said Governor Baker. "Thanks to the hard work of the panel members, we have action items to improve service reliability, correct the failures that would bankrupt the MBTA if left unchecked and rescue the transportation system our economy relies upon."

 

On Friday, February 20, 2015, the Baker Administration announced a team of national leaders in transportation, economic development and municipal planning charged with performing an in-depth diagnostic review of the MBTA's core functions. The panel met 18 times over six weeks to review past studies, with MBTA staff, MassDOT leadership, transit advocates and labor representatives in order to benchmark the MBTA against peer agencies and analyze performance through objectives analysis. The panel synthesized recent MBTA studies, conducted a performance review, examined the MBTA's core functions and compared results with other transit operations to assess the status of the system's governance, finances, and capital planning.

 

From a press conference at the State House, the Baker Administration and members of the panel announced a summary of key findings and proposed recommendations for short and long term reforms centered on a fiscal management control board:

 

Key Findings:

* Unsustainable Operating Budget: The MBTA would be insolvent if not for continuing and increasing subsidies due to a severe imbalance between costs and revenue.

 

* Chronic Capital Underinvestment: The MBTA has not spent the capital funds already available to it, resulting in chronic underinvestment in the aging fleet and infrastructure.

 

* Bottleneck Project Delivery: The MBTA struggles to get projects completed.

 

* Ineffective Workplace Practices: The MBTA is ineffective at managing work due to weak workplace practices and chronic absenteeism.

 

* Shortsighted Expansion Program: MassDOT and the MBTA lack a long-range expansion strategy shaped around the physical and financial capacity of the MBTA and future needs for regional transit.

 

* Organizational Instability: The MBTA is hampered by frequent leadership changes, vacancies, and looming attrition.

 

* Lack of Customer Focus: The MBTA is not organized to operate as a customer-oriented business.

 

* Flaw Contracting Process: The MBTA's procurement and contract management is inefficient.

 

* Lack of Accountability: The Commonwealth of Massachusetts provides more than half of the MBTA operating budget and additional funding for capital projects, but the MBTA is not accountable to the Governor or the Legislature.

 

Recommendations:

After considering a range of scenarios, the panel recommends creating a Fiscal and Management Control Board to enforce new oversight and management support, and increase accountability over 3-5 year time frame. The goals will target governance, finance, agency structure and operations through recommended executive and legislative actions that embrace transparency and develop stability in order to earn public trust.

 

* New Fiscal and Management Oversight: Replace the current MassDOT board with a five-member Fiscal and Management Control Board, with three members appointed by the Governor and one each nominated by the Speaker of the House and the Senate President. The Governor appoints a Chief Administrative Officer to lead the T, who repots to the Control Board.

 

* Capture Revenue Opportunities: Significantly increase MBTA self-generated revenue from fare, advertising and real estate, as well as through grants and federal programs.

 

* Budget Firewall: Build a firewall between the operating and capital budgets - construct one, five and twenty year plans for each.

 

* Capital Planning: Create a dedicated state-funded capital program to modernize vehicles and infrastructure and pause construction spending for system expansion (except for federally funded projects) until such a plan is in place.

 

* Customer Service: Create customer-oriented performance management and strengthen communications.

 

* Update System Routes: Rationalize and reform system routes, including buses.

 

The MBTA special panel is co-chaired by Katie Lapp, Executive Vice President for Harvard University and former Executive Director and CEO for the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority, and Brian McMorrow of Massport, and includes Jane Garvey, a national leader in transportation policy, Jose A. Gomez-Ibanez, the Derek C. Bok Professor of Urban Planning and Public Policy at Harvard University, Joseph Sullivan, the Mayor of Braintree and former Chair of the Joint House-Senate Transportation Committee, and Robert Gittens, the Vice President of Public Affairs at Northeastern University.

 

Read a full report of Back On Track: An Action Plan to Transform the MBTA: Click Here


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Massachusetts Department of Transportation: Motor Vehicle Law:

 

The MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles and Highway Divisions, along with the Massachusetts State Police Department, advised motorists of a new law taking effect on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 requiring the use of headlights and taillights on motor vehicles during inclement weather and when windshields wipers are in use. The law is intended to increase safety and visibility of vehicles on the Commonwealth's roadway.

 

The changes to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 85, Section 15, signed into law in January, require that front and rear motor vehicle lights be activated in all of the following conditions:

* When windshield wipers are on.

* When low light or weather conditions prevent other vehicles or persons from being seen at 500 feet.

* From 1/2 hour after sunset to 1/2 hour before sunrise.

 

Relying on daytime running lights for these conditions is not sufficient under the law. A violation of this law is considered a surcharge minor motor vehicle traffic law violation for insurance purposes.

 

For more information on the Safe Driver Insurance Plan and insurance surcharge information, please visit the Registry of Motor Vehicle's Merit Rating Board: CLICK HERE.


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Mayor and Developers Announces 3 Downtown Projects:

High-rise, hotel, and condos planned as next phase

 

Mayor Thomas P. Koch joined with three developers today to announce a proposed 15-story residential tower, a hotel, and a luxury condominium building that will anchor the next step of Quincy Center redevelopment.

 

Developers Peter O'Connell of Quincy, Alex Matov, of LBC Boston and Quincy native Sean Galvin of Galvcon Development detailed their mixed-use projects at a news conference today in the Mayor's office. Combined, the projects will total in the range of $100 million in private investment.

 

"This is a tremendously important step forward for the future of Quincy Center," said Mayor Koch. "We have been working for some time to creating the opportunity to bring this kind of private investment to the heart of Quincy Center, and it's going to happen. The time is now, and I'm thrilled that these developers have shown such great commitment to our future."

 

* O'Connell, who has developed landmark local projects such as Marina Bay and Quarry Hills, will build a 122-unit, 15-story luxury high rise in the Hancock Parking Lot.

 

* LBC Boston, which has spent more than $23 million acquiring property around Quincy Center over the last year, will build a 116-room hotel at 1500 Hancock Street, the block beginning at the corner of Cottage Avenue.

 

* Galvcon Development, a long-time Quincy developer of high-end residential properties, will build 48 luxury condominium units on the site once home to Woolworth's at the intersection of Hancock Street and Cliveden Street.

 

The Mayor also announced that this phase of development will include the construction of a parking garage in the Hancock Lot. The designed and total number of spaces is being engineered now. Based on the design of the garage, remaining property in the Hancock Lot will be offered to additional developers in the form of a Request For Proposals.

 

He said the City of Quincy's overall strategy for the downtown has remained unchanged, asserting that any infrastructure investment will be directly tied to a new revenue generated by the private development.

 

"We've said from Day One, we've held to it, and we're going to continue to hold to it -- the downtown will pay for itself," he said.

 

The O'Connell development will also require a land agreement with O'Connell, which will include an extensive public approval process when presented to the City Council. That agreement is slated to take shape in coming weeks. A smaller agreement may also be required depending on the sitting of the LBC Boston development proposal.

 

The proposals comes as construction for the first step of downtown redevelopment, Quincy Mutual Insurance's West of Chestnut development, is getting underway. That plan, being developed by Gate Residential, calls for a $100 million investment and 400 units of luxury housing split into two phases.


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If You See Something, Say Something Campaign School Year 2014-2015:

 

Jimmy Hui, President/Chief Executive Officer at The Jimmy Hui Foundation office is very pleased to announce that Quincy Police Department and Quincy Public Schools are extremely encouraging the students and parents and guardians should be remain vigilant and be aware of where you are surrounding in the public places before, during and after school hours here in the City of Quincy.

 

It would be very important for the students needs to keep their eyes and ears during the school days to be ready and report for any suspicious activities directly to the teachers, school administrators, QPD School Resource Officers or QPS security officers right away at all times.

 

The North Quincy Nights Strategic Response Unit will team up with the Quincy Public Schools, Quincy Police Department and MBTA Transit Police Department to make sure that students can take a public transportation on the MBTA such as: buses and subways to ride safely on the way from home to school and home from school during on the school days here in the City of Quincy.

 

If you see something, say something to report any suspiciously activities, please call Mr. Draicchio, Director of Safety, Security and Transportation at (617) 984-8897 or (617) 504-5826 or dial 911 directly to the Quincy Police Department or MBTA Transit Police Department at (617) 222-1212 right away immediately so that way our officers will respond quickly as soon as possible with any emergency situation.


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Announcements:

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Quincy Department of Public Works: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste:

 

Monday, June 1, 2015 through Friday, June 5, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, June 15, 2015 through Friday, June 19, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, June 29, 2015 through Friday, July 3, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

 

Monday, July 13, 2015 through Friday, July 17, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, July 27, 2015 through Friday, July 31, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

 

Monday, August 10, 2015 through Friday, August 14, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, August 24, 2015 through Friday, August 28, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

 

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 through Saturday, September 12, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, September 21, 2015 through Friday, September 25, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

 

Monday, October 5, 2015 through Friday, October 9, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, October 19, 2015 through Friday, October 23, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

 

Monday, November 2, 2015 through Friday, November 6, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, November 9, 2015 through Saturday, November 14, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste*

Monday, November 16, 2015 through Friday, November 20, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, November 23, 2015 through Saturday, November 28, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste*

Monday, November 30, 2015 through Friday, December 4, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

Monday, December 7, 2015 through Friday, December 11, 2015: Curbside Collection of Yardwaste

 

*=Except for Veteran's Day and Thanksgiving Day weekend.


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Last Day of School and College 2014-2015 Calendar: Updated: Friday, May 22, 2015

 

Quincy Public Schools:

Last Day of School:

Class of 2015 Graduates @ NQHS & QHS

Friday, May 29, 2015

Elementary thru. High School (Grade 1-11)

Friday, June 26, 2015


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Class of 2015 Graduation Calendar: Last Update: Saturday, May 9, 2015

 

Spring Commencement:

Name of College:

Date of Graduation Ceremony:

Quincy College

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Quincy Public Schools: Summer Commencement:

Name of High School:

Date of Graduation Ceremony:

North Quincy High School

Monday, June 8, 2015

Quincy High School

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

North Quincy High School

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 (Rain Date)

Quincy High School

Thursday, June 11, 2015 (Rain Date)


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Quincy Department of Public Works: Street Sweeping Schedule 2015:

 

Fall Street Sweeping:

Zone 1:

Ward 1 and Ward 2: Monday, November 9, 2015 through Friday, November 13, 2015

 

Zone 2:

Ward 3 and Ward 4: Monday, November 16, 2015 through Friday, November 20, 2015

 

Zone 3:

Ward 5 and Ward 6: Monday, November 23, 2015 through Wednesday, November 25, 2015


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Boston Public Schools: Last Day of School 2015-2016:

 

School District

Last Day of School

Class of 2016 Graduates (Senior Year @ BPS)

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Elementary School thru. High School (Grade 1-11)

 

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 (Day of 179)

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 (Day of 180)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016*

* = Subject to Change if the weather permitting.


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Boston Public Schools: Back to School 2015-2016:

 

School District

Date of School Starts

Elementary School thru. High School (Grade 1-12) Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Preschool & Kindergarten Thursday, September 10, 2015

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Class of 2016 Graduation Information:

 

Spring Commencement:

Name of College: Graduation Date:
Eastern Nazarene College Saturday, May 7, 2016
Quincy College Saturday, May 28, 2016
Quincy Public Schools: Graduation Date:
North Quincy High School Monday, June 6, 2016
Quincy High School Tuesday, June 7, 2016
North Quincy High School Wednesday, June 8, 2016 (Rain Date)
Quincy High School Thursday, June 9, 2016 (Rain Date)

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Last Day of School and College 2015-2016 Calendar:

 

Name of College:

Last Day of College:

Eastern Nazarene College

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Quincy College

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Quincy Public Schools:

Last Day of School:

Class of 2016 Graduates @ NQHS & QHS

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Elementary thru. High School (Grade 1-11)

Monday, June 20, 2016

Monday, June 27, 2016* (5 days of snow make up)

* = Subject to Change if the weather permitting.


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Back to the School 2015-2016 Calendar:

 

College & University:
Name of College: Date of College Starts:
Eastern Nazarene College Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Quincy College Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Quincy Public Schools:
School District: Date of School Starts:
Elementary through High School (Grade 1-9) Wednesday, September 9, 2015
High School (Grade 10-12) Thursday, September 10, 2015
Preschool & Kindergarten Monday, September 14, 2015

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Quincy's Election Headquarters: 2015 Mayoral Election Calendar:

 

Mayoral Primary Election:

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. -- 8:00 p.m.

 

Mayoral Election:

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. -- 8:00 p.m.


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Quincy's Election Headquarters: 2016 Presidential Election Calendar:

 

Presidential Primary Election:

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 from 7:00 a.m. -- 8:00 p.m.

 

Presidential Election:

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 from 7:00 a.m. -- 8:00 p.m.


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Quincy Public Schools Transportation Department: Telephone Directory:

 

The Quincy Public Schools is extremely encouraging the parents and guardians of Quincy students can contact their transportation service throughout the school year here in the City of Quincy and outside of the City of Quincy.

 

The transportation service will transport your child to school from home and from school to home safely throughout the school year from September through June.

 

Telephone Directory:

* Quincy Public Schools Bus Yard: (617) 984-8784

* Quincy Public Schools Transportation Office: (617) 984-8964

* Michael Draicchio, Director of Safety, Security & Transportation: (617) 984-8897 or (617) 504-5826

* Judy Todd, Director of Special Education: (617) 984-8743

* Braintree Basic: (781) 254-9797

* RAZ, Inc.: (781) 843-1200

* VHS: (800) 422-4146

* TLC: (781) 575-1414


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