City of Newton, Massachusetts

About City of Newton, Massachusetts

Settled in 1630, Newton, Massachusetts is a vibrant community comprised of 13 distinctive villages.

Located just outside of Boston, Newton is well respected for the quality of education, community life, exceptional homes, and beautiful open spaces. Newton has frequently been voted as one of the 10 best communities to live in.

With a population of about 80,000 residents and approximately 26,000 homes, the City also houses Boston College, UMass Amherst at Mt. Ida Campus and Lasell College. The Boston Marathon runs right through the City with Heartbreak Hill beginning next to City Hall. The Newton Free Library is well respected as one of the largest, most well equipped libraries in the Commonwealth.

By size the city is 18.3 square miles bordering the communities of Brookline, Brighton, Watertown, Waltham, Weston, Wellesley, Needham and West Roxbury. Newton also has east–west and north-south highway infrastructure with Routes 90 and 95 running through the city


Inclusion Aide

June 2019 - August 2019 Auburndale, MA
“I loved knowing that my presence at camp made a big difference in my student’s life and enabled him to attend and participate in the camp program, and I was grateful that my town’s Parks and Rec staff had thought ahead and realized they needed to hire someone for this position in order for my student to be safely included in the program. ”
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