At the time of its unveiling, the Echelman Sculpture received glowing reviews from the art world, Boston media and the public with thousands of social media posts and hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of visitors.
An anonymous whistleblower group has roundly criticized the $2.6 million project for its cost overruns, among other things. We reported on how the Conservancy rebutted the allegations, noting the project was paid for by private donors/grants without public funds from MassDOT.
Now that you’ve heard both sides, we ask you the readers. Has the whistleblower report changed your mind about whether the Echelman Project was worth it? Please vote in the online poll above and leave your comments below.
Reference post: Greenway Conservancy Rebuts Whistleblower Report