The November issue of The Fenway News features Ward 4 member Mary Ann Brogan’s article about New Edgerly Road’s newly designated pedestrian plaza. The Boston City Council adopted a resolution supporting the designation on October 20th, capping a lengthy campaign by the Fenway Civic Association. The plaza will be named to honor long-time community advocate John Bookston.
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.