Zoning Regulations Are Important

The North End/Waterfront often has to defend existing zoning regulations, including the 55 foot height limit that has long-established the character of the neighborhood's...

Government Center Garage Slides Show Staged Massing Up To 600′ High Tower

The Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) released the slides from its presentation at the last Impact Advisory Group meeting. View the complete slide package on the...

Gov’t Center Garage Searches For Plan; Public School Idea Gets Attention

Stakeholders in the redevelopment of Government Center Garage (GCG) discussed various scenarios as they continue to search for a plan in a process that...

Cross Street Sidewalk Plans Debated at NEWRA Meeting

The North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association invited Peter Gori from the Boston Redevelopment Authority to talk about the planned changes for Cross Street’s sidewalk reconfiguration. John Romano...

BRA Discusses Plans for North End Development, Including Fulton St Lot

The Boston Redevelopment Authority reviewed two scenarios under consideration for North End development guidelines along the Greenway at this week’s NEWRA meeting. As part...

Interim Trash and Clean Up Plan for Haymarket

Peter Gori from the Boston Redevelopment Authority spoke at the November NEWRA meeting regarding an interim trash and storage system for Parcel 9. This is...

105 Prince Streets Receives Zoning Relief from BBA

Related posts: 105 Prince St Headhouse Change Receives NEWRA Support 105 Prince Street Headhouse Needs Zoning Relief NEWNC Goes to the Movies, Hears Fortunes & Zoning Issues

NEWRA Membership Votes Against Renovation at 16 Hull St.

In a very close vote, the North End/Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) voted 23 to 21 against a zoning application that would turn a 5...

NEWNC Supports Zoning Change for Smaller Apartments at 16 Hull Street

At this week's North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council meeting, NEWNC supported a zoning change application for 16 Hull Street, to increase the number of apartments...

SJC Listens to Fustolo vs Hollander

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court heard oral arguments today for the case of Fustolo v. Hollander on the issue of petitioning activity. This appeal arises...

IAG Throws Up Yellow Flag on the Government Center Garage Plan

The Government Center Garage Impact Advisory Group (IAG) threw a wrench into the existing developer-led process by insisting that they set the agenda from...

North End Union Receives “Sustained With Provisos” Decision From ZBA

Sustained with provisos means the variance is approved with conditions. The application was to add one story to the building which is undergoing renovation....