Working Towards Community-Focused Redevelopment of the Fernald School Site

Monthly Archives: May 2015

Fernald Planning Charrette Saturday May 30th

Come share your ideas at our Community Planning Charrette – Saturday May 30th, at St. Mary’s Church (133 School Street). In the morning session, we will break down the Fernald site into smaller pieces to examine the limitations and assets that will determine its future. Following David Gamble’s keynote speech at lunch, we will work [Read More]

Feedback from the Open House

We received lots of feedback from attendees at the open house, and compiled these observations: CONNECTIONS 21 people said they live in the neighborhood or their property abuts the Fernald! About 8 more had other connections such as working at or donating to the Fernald. CONCERNS 7 people were concerned about “over-development” of the site, with [Read More]

Open House Recap

Wednesday’s Open House was a huge success! 80 people signed in, and we filled the Northeast School’s cafeteria, overlooking a gorgeous sunset. Huge thanks to all of the table volunteers, who facilitated discussions on open space, transportation, Fernald as a neighborhood, historic resources, water resources, and land use and open space. We also had a [Read More]