We’re looking forward to a conversation about city making with Dr. Karilyn Crockett, whose groundbreaking People before Highways: Boston Activists, Urban Planners, and a New Movement for City Making chronicles the state’s failed attempts to build a highway system through the heart of Boston. The project was halted by a coalition of citizen activists determined to uphold standards of equity throughout the city.
Lisa Jeanne Graf Testifies For Civil Rights Bill H.180, An Act Regarding the Use of Aversive Therapy
Ward 4 member Lisa Jeanne Graf has long advocated for the rights of disabled people. On November 13, 2023, she testified at a Joint Committee on Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities State House hearing in support of H.180.