Events Signal Opening of 18th Century African Burial Ground Memorial
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Events Signal Opening of 18th Century African Burial Ground Memorial

In October of 2003, while working on infrastructure upgrades on Chestnut Street, workers uncovered coffins with the remains of a forgotten group of people. Upon further excavation and investigation, it was discovered there were about two-hundred of these coffins. It was confirmed by the city that this area had been a segregated burial ground for … Continue reading

Sarah Long Bridge Construction
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Sarah Long Bridge Construction

If you’ve crossed the border lately into our neighboring state of Maine you may have noticed that construction has begun on the Sarah Long Bridge. While it may be negatively affecting the neighborhoods close to the construction, it is a necessary upgrade for more reasons than one. ( Learn more about structural damage here. ) Unfortunately, … Continue reading