United Neighbors of Lower Roxbury

Welcome to the official webpage for United Neighbors of Lower Roxbury (UNLR).

UNLR is a neighborhood association dedicated to maintaining and improving the quality of life in Lower Roxbury, a historic neighborhood in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts.

UNLR will hold Board meetings on the second Tuesday of every month, where its members and other interested parties discuss issues affecting the neighborhood. The place of the meetings will be posted on the website seven days before. UNLR uses a committee structure to address issues such as parks and streets maintenance, city services, public safety, social events, and communications. All above are welcome to participate on committees and attend our monthly meetings.



Community Meeting

Thursday, February 12, 2015, at 6:30PM

Location to be announced...

The UNLR Board will host a community meeting to inform all those interested about the status of current projects, inclusive of the Brownfields Clean-up of 90 Windsor Street.

Annual meeting

Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at 7:00PM

Location to be announced...

The purpose of the meeting is to elect the Board of directors and for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the meeting.

Lower Roxbury


Wednesday, January 21, 2015, from 5:30PM to 7:00PM

Central Boston Elder Services, 2315 Washington Street, Roxbury, MA 02119

Discussion on Critical Neighborhood Improvements in Lower Roxbury.

For more info: email or call: 617-988-4327
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Wednesday January 21, 2015, 7:00PM

Roxbury Community College Media Arts Center Auditorium, 1244 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02120

Meeting with community on Police Brutality.


Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 6:30PM

Church of St. Augustine and St. Martin, 29 Lenox Street, Roxbury, MA 02118-3201

Meeting with community leaders around Ramsay Park to talk about ways to positively activate the park on a regular basis.

For more info: email or call: (617) 442-6395


Wenesday, January 28, 2015, 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Boston Water and Sewer Commission, 980 Harrison Avenue, Roxbury, MA 02119

Public Meeting

For project materials see: www.cityofboston.gov/transportation
For more info: email or call (617) 635-2454 Patrick Hoey


Unity Cookout

Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 12:00 pm to 04:00 pm

Frederick Douglass Peace Garden, 1000 Tremont St., Boston

Please join Mayor Thomas M. Menino at the Lower Roxbury Community Unity Cookout. This is a free event!

For more information, please call Roxbury Coordinator, Alwyn McLeod or Hilani Morales at (617) 635-3485

Get a copy of the flyer for that event.

Community Meeting

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM

In front of 90 Windsor St.

The Office of the Mayor will conduct a Community Meeting regarding the benches that were removed from the 90 Windsor St. area. Alwyn McLeod, representing Mayor Thomas M. Menino, will facilitate the meeting.

Contact: Alwyn McLeod - Neighborhood Coordinator - (617) 635 3296 - Email

Get the flyer for that event.

Mayor Menino's Flashlight Walk

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM

Jim Rice Field at Ramsay Park, Boston 02118

Mayor Menino invites you to join the Boston police for a Flashlight Walk through the neighborhood.

"Light up the streets, light up the night.
Come out and meet your neighbors, come out and unite."

Water and snacks sponsored by PAL.


Contact: (617) 343 4345

Melnea Cass Blvd. Design Project Walk-through

Saturday, July 20, 2013 from 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Park area between Windsor St. and Melnea Cass Blvd.

At the request of the Friends of Melnea Cass Boulevard, The Boston Transportation Department invites you to attend the Melnea Cass Boulevard Design Project Walk-through.

Please join us Saturday morning to walk the Boulevard and get a three-dimensional feel for the proposed roadway changes, including road widening, and what they might mean for the abutting neighborhoods, the character of the corridor, and future transportation and development.

Contact: Patrick Hoey - Boston Transportation Department - (617) 635 2454 - Email

Get an English or a Spanish version of the announcement.

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United Neighbors of Lower Roxbury
90 Windsor Street
Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120

Phone: (617) 394 8657
Email: unlr.communications@gmail.com

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