Tag Archive for Highlands Coalition

Neighborhood Meeting in the Highlands

The Highlands Coalition hosted a community meeting at KIPP Academy June 27th with an agenda that included voting location changes, pothole repair, litter, a neighborhood watch group and more.

It was about 15 minutes into the meeting that a microphone was connected and it becomes easier to hear.

A community meeting with downtown residents, businesses and stakeholders will take place July 14, 2016 in the LynnArts Building, 25 Exchange Street, at 6:30pm.

Get Involved in Community Gardening – Here’s How

From the Lynn Food and Fitness Alliance –  Community gardens offer spaces for people to grow fresh produce and connect with their neighbors. These growing spaces are quickly expanding in Lynn. Last summer the Park Commission passed a series of procedures for creating and participating in community gardens on city park lands. The Ames Playground…

Urban Farming at Cook Street Park in the Highlands

Posted 6/14/15 Volunteers from the Highlands Coalition, KIPP Academy Lynn and Boston International Christian Church’s Mercy crew joined forces Saturday to plant community gardens and make general improvements at Cook Street Park in the Highlands. The story in pictures: Afterwards, they gathered in a circle. The church group sang in English, and then David Gass…

2nd Annual Human Rights Forum tomorrow

A follow-up from the Highlands Coalition with more information – HIGHLANDS COALITION HOSTS 2ND ANNUAL EQUAL RIGHTS FORUM Forum will feature Lynn & Somerville Human Rights Commissioners, Progressive Activists   With the legacy of Martin Luther King on the minds of many Lynn residents, community activists at the Highlands Coalition have organized a forum highlighting…