On Wednesday, Sydni Pecevich, cancer-free for seven years, turned 8. She got an early birthday present Tuesday from Boston zoning officials, who approved a permit allowing her mother to build a 75-foot wheelchair ramp on the side of her South Boston home, and an addition in the rear of the home that will give Sydni more room to move around. The work will be done for free, thanks to an unlikely chain of events that led to Mayor Menino’s office.
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