Author Archives: Maria Vijil Davis

Wellesley’s Affordable Housing

We have all seen the signs and heard the discussions on affordable housing applications on Linden Street and Great Plain Avenue.  It is important to listen to this conversations as applications move forward and how it may impact the North … Continue reading

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What’s Going on at the North 40

By Cathy Brauner cbrauner@wickedlocal.com Follow Posted at 3:01 PM Updated at 3:02 PM Residents who regularly visit the North 40 – and specifically, the part that was once a dump site – have noticed town employees in the area and … Continue reading

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Landscapes for Living: A Forum on Eco-Friendly Gardening and Lawn Care

Dear Friends of the North 40,    ​The vernal pool’s close proximity to roads and residences makes it especially vulnerable to stormwater runoff carrying pollutants, including pesticides and fertilizers. Come learn how to maintain your property naturally at this free … Continue reading

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Community Visioning Forum Invitation from the Friends of the North 40

Dear Friends of the North 40,  Please attend the: Community Visioning Forum Saturday December 10 9:00 AM to 12 PM Wellesley High School Cafeteria What’s important to you? Come help shape the future of Wellesley! Also: Take the survey Submit … Continue reading

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Environmental Concerns in Town

I received the following email from a resident.  Although not specifically about the North 40, it does tie into discussions we had on the North 40 Steering Committee regarding reduction of open space in Town, as well as, the possible implications that … Continue reading

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Message from the Friends of the North 40

Dear Friends of the North 40,  On Tuesday, members of the Natural Resources Commission (NRC) announced that they are seeking amendments to changes to the structure of the Natural Resources Commission being brought forth by the Town Government Study Committee at upcoming … Continue reading

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School changes may make way for development on North 40

Letter from Hardy Principal Dear Hardy Families: On Tuesday night Matt Kelley, one of the School Facilities Committee representatives presented their recommendations regarding the future of Hardy, Hunnewell and Upham facilities. A link to the presentation is below: http://www.wellesley.k12.ma.us/sites/wellesleyps/files/file/file/hhu_presentation_final.pdf Dr. Lussier and … Continue reading

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