Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center names new executive director

Giles Li started as Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center’s executive director in November. (Image courtesy of BCNC.)

Giles Li is a homegrown Bostonian and proud of it. The son of immigrants, Li’s family frequented Chinatown and Li found his first job in the neighborhood. Today, he continues to work in the area by taking over for Elaine Ng as executive director of Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center this month. Continue reading

Chinatown meeting roundup: Chinatown Coalition, Public Works

Matthew Mayrl, chief of staff for the Department of Public Works, presents on Oct. 16 at the Josiah Quincy Elementary School. (Image courtesy of Ling-Mei Wong.)
公共工程部參謀長Matthew Mayrl在昆士小學演講。(圖片由黃靈美提供。)

The Chinatown Coalition met on Oct. 10 to discuss community updates. The city of Boston’s Public Works Department gave a presentation on Oct. 16 on drafting a new contract for trash collection. Continue reading