Dear Friends, 

Since 2006, you have entrusted me to work on your behalf to make our neighborhoods the best places to live, work and raise our families.  As your District City Councilor for the past seven years, I Have enjoyed meeting and working with many of you.  I look forward to continuing to work on your behalf in City Hall. 

                                                  Thank you,  
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Sal LaMattina
District 1 City Councilor 




1/20/17 East Boston Times-Free Press: Councilor LaMattina Talks Airbnb at JPNA Meeting

1/6/17 North End Nursing Home & Rehab Facility to Stay Open With New Operator, Marquis Health

1/6/17 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: LaMattina to Meet with Administration on Wynn Boston Mitigation Fund

12/16/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: Trinity, CDC, BHA Break Ground on Orient Heights Development

12/5/16 City Council Calls for Hearing on New Airbnb Regulations

11/24/16 East Boston-Times Free Press: City to Rehab Paris Street Pool

11/22/16 Lighting of Iconic Blue Trellis Kicks Off Holiday Season With Friends of Christopher Columbus Park

11/24/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: Central Square Rehab Hits Some Snags, Should Be Done by June

11/19/16 Boston Herald: Boston's call to stem rising tides

11/18/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: BPS Backtracks on Parking Lot Plan at the Edwards School

11/18/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: Brooke Charter School Meets with Neighbors Over Bus and Parking Issues

10/27/16 Harbor Ferry Hearing Set for November 3rd at City Council

10/19/16 Boston Globe: City Council to take up Airbnb regulations

10/14/16 Boston Herald: Cops laud tactical unit on scene

10/12/16 Spaulding Delays Application to Transfer North End Nursing License

10/06/16 East Boston Times-Free Press:  Eastie Early Voting Sites Released

10/01/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Main Streets Idea Has City Hall Support, Requires Lots of Local Work

09/14/16 Boston Herald: North Enders vow to keep care center

08/08/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Ferry Service Scheduled to Begin on Pier 4 This Week

07/22/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: LaMattina Holds Hearing on Climate Change Effects

07/08/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Mayor Stresses Investments in Parks, Schools at Coffee Hour

07/07/16 Life on the Corner: The Old East Boston Ferry

06/08/16 Boston Herald: City councilor calls for heightened police patrols in East Boston park

06/03/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: LaMattina, Developers Host Harborwalk Meeting

06/03/16 Boston Herald: Villani: East Boston readies for bold new park

05/27/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Could Charlestown High become Boston's New Downtown High School?

05/27/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: Trinity Financial Breaks Ground on $71 Million Boston East Waterfront Development Project

05/20/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Councilor LaMattina Calls for Ferry Service Connecting Charlestown, Eastie and North End

05/20/16 Could more water transportation be coming to Boston?

05/13/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Council Calls on BRA for September Meeting

05/12/16 The Bay State Banner: Students, teachers make case for BPS social studies, history classes

05/11/16 The Washington Times: Artists fight for free speech at a cradle of US independence

05/05/16 Kicking Off 2016 Youth baseball Season in North End

04/29/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: Pedestrian Death Prompts Officials to Look at Traffic Calming Measures

04/24/16 Councilor Sal LaMattina Announces Funding for New Community Center Study, Prado Renovations, North Square, Puopolo and Langone Parks

04/14/16 The Huntington News:  Hotel tax to be extended to short-term rentals

03/17/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Ferry Returning to Pier 4

02/23/16 Boston Globe: Police detectives lobby City Council for raise

02/12/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: LaMattina Fights to Keep MBTA Late Night Service Up and Running

02/04/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: LaMattina to Fight Casella Trash Transfer Station

01/28/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: After Four Shootings and One Homicide since January 1, Residents Demand More Officers

01/22/16 East Boston Times-Free Press: City Councilor Sal LaMattina to Chair the Parks and Recreation and Transportation Committee

01/07/16 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: City Councilor Sal LaMattina is Sworn in to his Fifth Term

12/24/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: EOEA Ruling: Massport Must Provide Full EIR for Terminal E Project

12/24/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: LaMattina, City Council Lifts BYOB Ban in Eastie

12/18/15 North End Christmas Fund Luncheon Supports Local Residents in Need

12/1/15 Urban Update- East Boston Councilor LaMattina and Rep. Madaro join Urban Update to discuss East Boston

11/26/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: LaMattina Calls for Another East Boston Middle School

11/26/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: City, East Boston CDC Cut Ribbon on Housing for the Homeless

11/19/15 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: City Agrees to Move Charlestown Zip Car Spaces after Local Backlash

11/5/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Massport Pays Tribute to Maverick Mothers

10/31/15 Italian American Cultural Hub, I Am Books, Opens in Boston's North End

10/25/15 Digital Journal: Yankee Doodle Candy Grand Opening

10/22/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Greenway Extension Nears Completion

10/20/15 Boston Herald: Hub Street Performers May Face Fees, Regulations

10/13/15 Boston Business Journal: A Divided North End Debates Lewis Wharf Proposal

10/8/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Eastie's Elected Oppose Slot Ballot Question

10/7/15 The Daily Free Press: Zoning to Accommodate Marijuana Dispensaries Considered

09/18/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Eats Boston's First Dog Park Opens on Bremen Street

09/18/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: A Great Day for Suffolk University and East Boston

09/04/15 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: LaMattina Says Wynn Casino Forces a Plan Boston has Recently Rejected

08/28/15 Chelsea Record: Ambrosino to Convene Stakeholders on Chelsea Street Bridge Delays

08/28/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: BRA Pulls Snow Farm Proposal

08/14/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: City Preps Central Square for Redevelopment

07/22/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Neptune Road Edge Buffer Park Dedication

07/14/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: A New Partner: Suffolk University to Make East Boston Memorial Stadium Home Field

07/14/15 East Boston Times-Free Press:  East Boston Fares Well in City Budget

06/25/15 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Training Field Renovations Looking For Partners, Donations For Project

06/25/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Community Comes Together to Fight Substance Abuse

06/11/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: BHA to Rehab Orient Heights Housing Development

06/04/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Central Square Renovation to Begin

05/21/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: New Help for Students and Financial Aid

05/14/15 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Engine 50 Firehouse Rehab Set

05/06/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Complaints Continue to Mount over Chelsea St. Bridge

04/02/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: No Fooling, Street Cleaning Starts on April 1 in Boston

03/25/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: East Boston's Marion Costigan Sweeps Her Sidewalk Daily

03/25/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: ZBA Approves Mixed-Use Development in Jeffries Point

03/18/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Sports 03-18-2015

03/16/15 Universal Hub: City to seek residents' help to deal with the mountains of trash and animal waste all that snow was covering

03/11/15  East Boston Times-Free Press: Shovel or Else: LaMattina Supports Walsh's Initiative of Stiff Fines for Business Owners

03/06/15 This episode of Charlestown Live features Abby Gray talking with Councilor Sal Lamattina of District 1. They talk about small business being impacted by the snow.

02/18/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Central Square Redevelopment Bids Open on Feb. 26th

02/12/15 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Wynn Community Meeting With Engaged Charlestown Proves productive, Useful

02/12/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Snow Dumped in Boston Harbor as Last Resort

02/12/15 Chelsea Record: LaMattina Takes on Chelsea St Bridge Issues

02/09/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: Shared Economy, AirBNB, Pits Innovation Versus Regulation in Neighborhoods

02/09/15 East Boston Times-Free Press: LaMattina Gets Key Committee Assignments

02/4/15 Boston Globe: In snow-clogged city, mixed reviews for cleanup efforts

01/15/15 Boston Herald: Salvatore LaMattina: Stop Wynn permits

01/11/15 Boston Herald:  City Eyes Rules for AirBNB

01/08/15 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Some Looking to Create United Front for Charlestown with Wynn

12/04/14 Breaking New Ground in East Boston

12/02/14 90.9 WBUR: Boston City Council Moves to Regulate Ride-Sharing Services

11/21/14 Charlestown Patriot-Bridge: Over 300 Residents Attend Public Safety Meeting

11/14/14 Boston Globe: Anthony J. Albano, 66; stalwart of East Boston campaigns

11/13/14 Roseland and Massport Celebrate Opening of Portside at East Pier Building 7

11/10/14 East Boston Times-Free Press: Local Political Leaders Received Their Start to Public Office from Menino

11/09/14 Boston Globe: Honeymoon over for Walsh, council

10/23/14 East Boston Times-Free Press: Community Groups Are An Asset to the City At-Large

10/15/14 East Boston Times-Free Press: LaMattina Continues to be Watchdog Over Taxi Fares for Residents

10/03/14 Boston Herald: High Schools: East Boston Loses a Legend, Locals Remember the Life and Times of Anthony Albano

09/03/14 East Boston Times-Free Press: LaMattina Urges Residents to Obtain Renters Insurance

08/18/14 Boston Magazine: City Councilor Wants to Discuss Possible AirBNB Regulations

07/18/14 Universal Hub: Globe Direct: Yeah, our drivers shouldn't just be flinging the things out their car windows            

07/10/14 Boston Herald: Tracked Down: Robert Redford, Sal LaMattina, Chris Herron and more...

06/21/14 Boston Globe: Still deciding what busing gained-and what it cost

01/09/14 Boston Herald: Mohegan suggests Mass Pike Lane closure

01/08/14  Boston Herald: Tunnel Rehab moves along well

12/11/13 Boston Globe:  Brokering Peace between East Boston and Revere 

11/02/13 Boston Globe: City Council Endorsement

10/28/13 Boston Herald: City Council Endorsement

10/16/13 Boston Herald: City Councilors, cops clash at pay hike hearing

10/10/13 Boston Globe: LaMattina endorses Connolly for Mayor

09/26/13 Charlestown Bridge-Patriot: Honoring Judy Evers

09/25/13 Council approves East Boston only vote

09/18/13 Candidate Interview with Sal LaMattina 

09/13/13 Councilor LaMattina updates the Residents Council

09/04/13 East Boston Times-Free Press: All BPS Students now to Receive Free Meals  

08/24/13 East Boston Times-Free Press:  East Boston Guaranteed Millions in Boston Host Community Deal

07/31/13 East Boston Times-Free Press:  Political Muscle: Lamattina Gets MBTA Not to Shut Down Government Center Stop

07/10/13 Councilor LaMattina's letter about Wynn Casino

05/17/13; City Capital Plan Designates $39.1 Million for North End Schools

05/09/13 Charlestown Bridge-Patriot: LaMattina Seeks New Sources of Revenue to Help Maintain Parks