The Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thurs., Jan. 9 to discuss field renovations and a proposal for public artwork at Town Field, located at 1545 Dorchester Ave. The meeting will be held at the Cleveland Community Center at 11 Charles St. in Dorchester. Efforts are underway to make improvements to drainage and field conditions with a construction cost of $275,000.
According to the city department, “a Fields Corner community group would like to install artwork in the park. The art proposal is community-led with funding for the artwork anticipated to be drawn from the City of Boston’s Edward Ingersoll Browne Fund in coordination with the Parks Department and the Boston Art Commission.” For more information call 617-961-3035.