After a long absence, the Revere Commission on Disabilities has been revived for 2017. This panel works to identify and address issues relating to persons with disabilities in the City of Revere, including offering policy suggestions to the Mayor and to the City Council.Read more
Governor Charlie Baker announced a $3.6 million MassWorks grant to the City of Revere for infrastructure improvements along Revere Beach Parkway on Wednesday. At the announcement, the Governor was joined by Mayor Brian Arrigo, Speaker of the House Robert DeLeo, State Senator Joe Boncore, Representative RoseLee Vincent, and members of the Revere City Council.Read more
Mayor Arrigo enhances Substance Use Disorder Initiatives (SUDI) Office as part of strategy to address addiction; formal launch on October 27
Upon taking office, Mayor Brian Arrigo declared that tackling substance abuse in Revere is one of his administration's top priorities. Through his leadership, the City of Revere formalized and enhanced the SUD Initiatives (SUDI) Office, increasing staff capacity to address drug addiction in our community.Read more
“No” wins in a landslide, with 65.29% of the vote.
Thank you Revere!Read more
The City of Revere would welcome a contribution from the proponents of the slot parlor to pay for the cost of next week’s special election. This developer forced through this unnecessary burden on the taxpayers. Unconditionally reimbursing the city for this expense would be the right thing to do.Read more
“Over the last few weeks, Revere voters have been subject to misinformation surrounding the attempt to put an additional local question on the ballot regarding a proposed slot parlor in Revere. The misinformation has run the gamut from suggestions that this proposal can “save Suffolk Downs,” to attempts to blur the lines between the state question already on the ballot and the proposed local special election.
Ultimately, as Mayor, my job is to protect the city’s interests. As a result, I have to consider the facts. Here are the facts in this instance:Read more
I take great pride in being from the City of Revere. For my entire professional career, I’ve worn being a 4th-generation Revere resident as a badge of honor. I’m now raising the 5th generation of my family in Revere, and I couldn’t be more excited to raise my son here in our community.Read more
Mayor Arrigo, Representative Vincent, Senator Boncore and Other City Leaders Agree: Revere Deserves Better Than Slot Proposal
Revere is a community poised for a renaissance. The City is located along three MBTA stops just minutes from downtown Boston, and boasts the best beach in Greater Boston. Revere has a major opportunity to build a sustainable local economy; strengthen its tight-knit neighborhoods; and provide top-notch, efficient city services.Read more
Mayor Brian Arrigo is delighted to announce that Special Olympics is officially returning to Revere with the launch of the Young Athletes Program this fall. The program seeks children age 2-7 with intellectual disabilities to sign up to participate; they also need volunteers willing to help support the athletes each week.Read more