Community Economic Development Center

North End Merchants Seek More Police, Cleaner Neighborhood
Business-owners in the Acushnet Avenue Commercial District feel they're being short-changed when it comes to city services.
That was one of the findings in a survey of 69 businesses in the North End carried out by the Public Policy Center at UMass Dartmouth and the Community Economic Development…
Americorps Mural Dedicated In New Bedford
Local officials celebrated the 20th anniversary of Americorps with the dedication of a mural at Deane Street and Acushnet Avenue in New Bedford.
The mural honors those who dedicate their lives to service and volunteerism.
As part of the celebration, UMass Dartmouth graduate Ashley Nunez was sworn-in a…