Stop Gun Stores in Newton harnesses the passion and commitment of Newton residents to advocate for effective zoning laws in opposition to gun stores in our city. We are making our voices heard to protect our most vulnerable citizens from gun violence.
Newton Firearms, a gun store at 709 Washington Street in Newton, MA, in planned to open in 2021.
The proposed site is within one mile of Newton North High School, FA Day Middle School, Newton Early Childhood Program, Jackson Walnut Park, and Cabot, Lincoln Eliot, and Horace Mann Elementary Schools, as well as many local businesses. There are currently no zoning laws prohibiting the opening of this gun store. Over 1900 concerned Newtonians have joined together to stop Newton Firearms from opening.
Stop Gun Stores in Newton