Chinatown Coalition discusses local business

The Chinatown Coalition (TCC) met to discuss business development in Boston and congressional updates during its monthly meeting on Oct. 9 at the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center. John Barros, Boston’s first chief of economic development, spoke on the potential job market, which he was optimistic about. He discussed potential investors from other countries, such as China, to talk about bringing businesses to Massachusetts. U.S. Representative Michael Capuano, D-Mass., gave an update on the lack of major changes before primary elections on Nov. 4, one reason being the deep political divide along party lines. Community members shared their concerns about hurdles … Continue reading

Chinatown meeting roundup: Chinatown Coalition, Public Works

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