Hull Street Renovation Needs Zoning Relief

Peter McGinnis is seeking a variance to change the legal zoning from 5 to 8 units at 16 Hull Street. The plans were presented...

Office Market Down While Residential Sales Perk Up

In the last 2 days, Banker & Tradesman has released two notable real estate reports: Boston Office Vacancies Rise 40 Percent In Q3 Over ’08 Boston's...

North End Reporter Takes Developer’s Lawsuit to Mass Supreme Court

Several years ago, Steven Fustolo, a developer who has done numerous projects in the North End, sued a North End reporter, Fredda Hollander for...

ZLC Meeting Agenda: Cross St Sidewalk & Good Neighbor Agreement

Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association Meeting Agenda Tuesday, October 27, 2009, 7:00 PM The Pilot House, 2 Atlantic Avenue Zoning and Licensing Applications 7:00 PM –...

Dizzying Development Discussion At Greenway Meeting

It was a whirlwind tour of potential Greenway development projects at the October 20th meeting of the Greenway Leadership Council (GLC). The tour director...

Trash Compactors to be Installed on Parcel 9

At the October 19th Neighborhood Council meeting, Peter Gori of the Boston Redevelopment Authority announced that trash compactors would soon be installed on Parcel...

NEWNC “Tables” Confusing Plan for Cross Street Sidewalk Area

The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) had a perplexing discussion at its October meeting regarding the proposed sidewalk plan in front of the former...

Lovejoy Wharf – Still Looking for Love

A news report is out this morning saying that the owners of Lovejoy Wharf, near North Station, are throwing in the towel, or at...

NEWNC Sends Letter on Parcel 9

William Tuttle – Deputy Director of Real Estate Massachusetts Turnpike Authority State Transportation Building 10 Park Plaza, Suite 4160 Boston, MA 02116 Re: MassPike Parcel 9 On behalf of the...

Chiofaro Changes Plan for Harbor Garage Redevelopment

The Chiofaro Company has modestly downsized the scale of its proposed plan to redevelop the Harbor Garage. The height of the project has been modestly...

Revised Outdoor Seating/Parking Plan For Cross Street Sidewalk Plaza

At last night's NEWRA meeting, the Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee provided an update from the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) on the outdoor seating...

Chamber of Commerce President Responds to Globe Article

In a letter to the Boston Globe, North End Chamber of Commerce (NECC) President, Joanne Prevost Anzalone, responded to the recent Globe article, “A...