Downtown View: HarborWalk—Signs Needed

Last Thursday, I took a walk along the harbor with four friends from downtown Boston and others from Iowa, Kentucky and Washington, DC, to...

The Weekender: Tall Ship Photos, North Washington Street Bridge, Eliot School Renovation, City Council...

The Tall Ships decorated Boston Harbor this past week and, in doing so, also decorated our NorthEndWaterfront.com top posts! See photos of the ships...

Sumner Tunnel Admin Building to See Competing Bids by North End Music and Performing...

https://youtu.be/3zmUIS9lLS0 Miguel Gomez-Ibanez, President of North Bennet Street School, and Dianne Royle, President of the North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC), presented at the...

Greenway Deal Establishes New Public-Private Funding Arrangement With State, City, Private Partners and Conservancy

The long-awaited funding deal by Greenway stakeholders was announced on Monday with the State, City, private property owners and the Greenway Conservancy taking part...

Lewis Wharf Hotel Cannot be Built Over Submerged Pilings, Says State in Final Ruling

Prospects of a proposed Lewis Wharf Hotel project that juts into the harbor were dashed on Wednesday when the State's Department of Environmental Protection...

North End / Waterfront Real Estate Sales for May 2017

These are the residential real estate sale closings during the month of May 2017: $0 - $799,999 8 Moon #1: 1 bed, 1 bath with...

Considering the “Old Waterfront Historic District”

The torrid pace of development and street construction has renewed interest in protecting the historical character of the neighborhood. On the North End waterfront, efforts for a historic district...

Downtown View: AirBnB Woes

Airbnb and its cohorts have been a lifesaver for some downtown residents. They say that renting out a room in their home has allowed...

13-Story North Washington Street Hotel “88NOWA” Approved by Zoning Board

The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) for the City of Boston voted on May 9th to approve the request by LIMAC Realty, LLC to...

16 Moon Street Building Construction Discussed at Neighborhood Council Meeting

Members of the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) questioned the lack of neighborhood review regarding new construction at 16 Moon Street. From...

Downtown View: Competition Might Improve Old Rental Buildings

Downtown residents are enjoying a certain satisfaction they didn’t expect. Those dreadful absentee landlords who suck all the rent money out of their buildings...

Greenway Funding and Lease Renewal Talks in Final Stages

A consortium of Greenway stakeholders are close to a long-term solution to solve the persistent Greenway funding question. A 10-year lease renewal to the non-profit Greenway Conservancy would...