2014 Christmas Parade

2014 Christmas Parade

For the 62nd  time the City of Quincy will hold its annual three day Christmas festivities beginning on Friday,  November 28th with the traditional tree lighting celebration to be held at a new location on the lawn of Thomas Crane Library, 40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA 02169. The activities will kick off at 5:00 pm.

New Quincy Center Project Unveiled

New Quincy Center Project Unveiled

Quincy Mutual/Gate Residential Detail $100 Million Plan For 400 Housing Units and Retail Space

Mayor Koch calls new partnership the beginning of a "great new day for Quincy Center, and a momentum builder that will be tough to stop." 

October 29 Adams Green Update

Pedestrian detour overnight to let new sidewalks dry

New playground at Faxon Park now open

New playground at Faxon Park now open

The newly renovated playground at Faxon Park is now open.  The $450,000 project, funded by a State grant and Community Preservation Act funds, created the finest playground in the City and made substantial improvements to the entrance to Faxon Park.

Squantum/Hancock Street Intersection Set For Overhaul

Squantum/Hancock Street Intersection Set For Overhaul

Neighborhood meeting on Thursday evening.

The state-funded reconstruction of the Hancock Street and Squantum Street intersection will begin in coming weeks, and project coordinators will host a neighborhood meeting to discuss details of the project at 6 p.m. on Thursday in the North Quincy High School cafeteria.

Mayor Taps Experienced Boston Firm As Quincy Center Advisor

Mayor Taps Experienced Boston Firm As Quincy Center Advisor

Redgate Real Estate to help push strategy forward

Mayor Thomas Koch today named an experienced Boston-based real estate firm, which has developed over 25 million square feet of urban mixed-use development, as a key strategic advisor to the City’s Quincy Center redevelopment team.

 

 

Sterling Plans Move Forward

Sterling Plans Move Forward

State recommends 50-student increase in capacity.

The City’s plans to replace the aging Sterling Middle School in West Quincy took another major step forward this week with an enrollment recommendation from state authorities that will increase the capacity for the school, which serves children in grades 5 to 8. 

 

North Quincy Plan Moves Forward

North Quincy Plan Moves Forward

Council Approves Financing For Major Drainage, Athletic Field and NQHS campus project

Mayor Koch, with the support of the City Council, is moving forward with a transformative plan to improve the campus of North Quincy High School, alleviate long-standing neighborhood flooding problems and a create a much needed new park facility to serve the burgeoning number high school and youth sports programs across the City. Here are the key details.  

Homeowner Solar Survey

Homeowner Solar Survey

City Pursues Solarize Mass Program

The City is pursuing particpation in the Solarize Mass home solar program. Quincy’s chance of being selected for this exciting program will be greatly enhanced by the number of respondents to a 5 question survey found here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MF2GCF7.