Hyde Park Neighborhood Association Meeting

NepRWA staff and some of our community partners will give a presentation on current and future greenway projects, highlighting the potential for greater access to the Neponset River in Hyde Park. Please email NepRWA Greenways Director, Andres Ripley, with any questions.

Free

Neponset Region Climate Resilience Community Advisory Group Mtg #1

Invited participants from across the Watershed will come together (virtually) for the first of several meetings to discuss climate change, resilience-building opportunities, and top resident concerns about the impacts of increasingly frequent storms. The discussion is made possible through a Massachusetts Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) Action grant. This is not a public event. For any...

Flora, Fauna & Friends: Kids Explore the Neponset River

Morrill Memorial Library 33 Walpole Street, Norwood, MA, United States

Flora, Fauna, and Friends is a program designed to introduce elementary school-aged children to the Neponset River ecosystem and all the living things that we can find in our backyard. We will do a short lesson about habitats and then use microscopes and other fun methods to creatively engage with different aspects of the environment....

Free
Event Series NepRWA Board Meeting

NepRWA Board Meeting

NepRWA's Board of Directors consists of volunteers who serve as the governing body for the Neponset River Watershed Association. They convene monthly to discuss matters related to the Neponset Watershed. Meetings are not open to the public but if you think you might be interested in serving as a volunteer Board Member please reach out...

Neponset River Greenway Council Meeting

The Neponset River Greenway Council extends an open invitation to the general public to attend its monthly meetings. These meetings convene on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 pm Meetings are structured to accommodate both in-person and virtual attendance, and the locations are rotated among the Greenway communities on a monthly basis. Discussion...

Neponset Stormwater Partnership (NSP) Quarterly Meeting

Members of the Neponset Stormwater Partnership (NSP) will hold their quarterly meeting to review and discuss MS4-related stormwater practices across the Neponset Watershed. Representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will present information about the Residual Designation Authority (RDA). The meeting will take place over Zoom. This is not a public meeting. Information about NSP...

Free

Stormwater and the Future: Preparing for Flooding in Norwood

Morrill Memorial Library 33 Walpole Street, Norwood, MA, United States

The public is invited to join NepRWA Green Infrastructure Specialist, Anna Yie, and Norwood Assistant Director of Community Development, Holly Jones, to hear about the impacts of climate change on stormwater and the changes we can expect to see locally. Discussion will include the ongoing stormwater control measures at the Savage Center. Alan Slater, from...

Free
Event Series NepRWA Board Meeting

NepRWA Board Meeting

NepRWA's Board of Directors consists of volunteers who serve as the governing body for the Neponset River Watershed Association. They convene monthly to discuss matters related to the Neponset Watershed. Meetings are not open to the public but if you think you might be interested in serving as a volunteer Board Member please reach out...

Neponset River Greenway Council Meeting

The Neponset River Greenway Council extends an open invitation to the general public to attend its monthly meetings. These meetings convene on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 pm Meetings are structured to accommodate both in-person and virtual attendance, and the locations are rotated among the Greenway communities on a monthly basis. Discussion...

King Tide Talk

Tenean Beach Conley Street, Boston, MA, United States

Rain date: Sun., Feb. 11 @ 11:30 Join NepRWA scientists to observe a King Tide and learn about the effects of extreme climate on our coastline, as well as projects aimed at remediating these impacts. Following the brief talk, and depending on the severity of flooding, attendees can join members of the Neponset Greenway Council...

Free

Stoughton Climate Resilience Project Presentation

The Town of Stoughton has partnered with Kleinfelder and the Neponset River Watershed Association to engage with residents about climate concerns and develop a computer model to identify neighborhoods at higher risk of climate-driven flooding. Join with your neighbors over Zoom to hear from the Project Team about preliminary modeling results, and potential interventions to...

Free

Lower Neponset River Superfund Site & Community Advisory Group Informational Meeting (hybrid)

Hyde Park Community Center 1179 River Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Tues., Feb. 27 from 6:30-8 pmHyde Park Community Center, 1179 River Street, BostonAttend an in-depth presentation by the Environmental Protection Agency to hear about site updates, including the work that occurred in 2023 and what's planned for 2024. Learn how Community Advisory Groups serve as an important tool for community involvement at Superfund Sites. Join...