Our goal is to gather signatures online from all citizens in the greater Boston area. Please fill out the information below. This online petition is directed at the Department of Conservation and Recreation/Commonwealth of Massachusetts to facilitate care and restoration of Fort Revere Park and open the Tower through available funding sources:
In order to facilitate care and restoration of Fort Revere Park through available funding sources, we the Citizens of Massachusetts petition that the Department of Conservation and Recreation take all steps and actions necessary, by working with the Hull Board of Selectmen, the Hull Historical Commission, the Fort Revere Park and Preservation Society, the Hull Historic District Commission, the National Park Service, the Boston Harbor Alliance, the Legislature, and the Congress, to reach an agreement which finalizes and implements the Town transfer of ownership of the Fort Revere Park Water Tower and all Town owned parcels within Fort Revere Park to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), or nominee, for sole ownership, and to further petition the General Court to designate Fort Revere/Fort Independence State Park as part of the DCR Nantasket Beach Reservation and/or the Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park System. Parcels include: Farina Road, Farina Road parcel ID#'s 56-040, 56-042, 07-060, 07-062, and that portion of Cemetery parcel ID# 07-006 bounded by the Fort Revere bunker wall, which shall remain as currently zoned as “Public Open Space”. This petition in no way contemplates the transfer of private property to the DCR. Private property parcels include: Farina Road parcel ID#’s 06-014-A, 06-014-B, 06-014-C, 56-041, 56-043-A, 56-045, 56-046, 56-050, 56-052.
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