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Closing two Hanover Street blocks on weekend nights up for vote
The Board of Mayor and Aldermen are set to vote tonight on continuing the program for the second year in a row, following its endorsement by the Committee on Public Safety Monday.
A petition submitted to aldermen last month stated, "Last year most of us experienced a significant reduction in revenue generation, specifically during the times when Hanover St. was barricaded."
"XO has nothing to do with it," owner Rosa Paolini said. "I have better things to do with my time."
The public safety committee on Monday voted to recommend the closure without discussion.
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