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WHERE THEY ARE: The candidates’ schedules – 8/8/09

Looking for some fun in the sun, with politics on the side? Head to the Dorchester Beach Festival, which will feature appearances from Mayor Thomas Menino and South End businessman Kevin McCrea.


11:00 AM Dorchester Beach Festival
Malibu Beach, Savin Hill
Morrissey Boulevard Entrance

Mayor Menino will join neighborhood residents to enjoy sailing, canoeing, an eco-scavenger hunt, and a tidal pool exhibit as well as many other activities celebrating the ever-improving Dorchester waterfront.

12:30 PM Dudley Village North Ribbon Cutting
Dudley Village Homes Courtyard
Located behind 596 Dudley St., Dorchester

Mayor Menino will cut the ribbon on this new 50-unit sustainable and affordable rental development complex. The Department of Neighborhood Development worked closely with the Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation to make this new complex possible.


Councilor's Flaherty schedule was unavailable for Saturday.


9am - 12pm Door Knocking Ward 1 (East Boston)

11am - 4pm Dorchester Beach Festival
Where: Malibu Beach, Morrissey Boulevard

6pm - 10pm National Black College Alliance's 10th Year Anniversary & Reunion
Where: Hibernian Hall - 184 Dudley Street - Roxbury, MA


11:00 a.m. – Campaign Visibility
Location TBD

Agendas are provided by the Menino, Flaherty, Yoon and McCrea campaigns and laboriously pasted here by Lit Drop staff. Please note that plans can change on the campaign trail at a moment’s notice, but we do our best to keep it up to date.