The Boston Harbor Association Comments On Chiofaro Plan – OK With Height?

The Boston Harbor Association's influential Vivien Li commented on the Chiofaro proposal in a Banker & Tradesman piece titled "Chiofaro Plan May Be Welcome...

Lyndell’s Bakery Replaces LuLu’s

Lyndell's bakery of Somerville has reopened in LuLu's space on Hanover Street. Lulu's former baker is their baker. Looks like the same cupcakes! They...

5 Tileston St Deck OK’d by Board of Appeals

John Pagliuca, of 5 Tileston Street, received a "sustained" decision by the City's Board of Appeal on July 1st that allows him to maintain...

North End Groups Send Joint Letter on Parcel 9

In an expression of neighborhood unity, three North End neighborhood groups submitted a joint comment letter regarding the proposals for Parcel 9 (Haymarket/Blackstone St.)....

Gov’t Ctr Garage IAG Mtg #5 – Height & Parking

Height remains a key issue for the Government Center Redevelopment project even though parking was the designated topic at the fifth meeting of the...

BRA’s Greenway Study – Where’s it Going?

With four of the six public meetings for the Greenway District Planning Study (GDPS) now completed, should we start getting worried where this is...

12 Unity St Headhouse -> Penthouse

George Collins and Tara Shea of 12 Unity Street have applied for zoning relief to replace an existing roof headhouse with a new deck...

NEWRA Opposes Harbor Garage Proposal

In a special meeting, the North End/Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) approved a letter to public officials that "strongly opposes the project." NEWRA believes "the...

5 N. Hudson St Applies for Deck Zoning Relief

Chad Wolfson of 5 N. Hudson St in the North End filed for zoning relief to construct a raised deck at the rear of...

115 Salem St. Applies For Coffee Shop

Giovanni Grimaldi and his son presented their plans to open a coffee shop at 115 Salem St during the North End/Waterfront Resident’s Asssociation (NEWRA)...

BTD Presents for Greenway Study


This is the first in a series of articles on the issues discussed at the June 22, 2009 public meeting for the Greenway District Planning Study with a focus on transportation.

The Boston Transportation Department was on stage Monday night as part of a series of public meetings for the Greenway District Planning Study. Vineet Gupta presented goals of the department that not only apply to the Greenway, but also to the larger City transportation system.

SS Direct Connect Bus Moving Ahead

Federal stimulus funding of $2.5 million is pushing ahead the South Station Direct Connect. The project will connect the two pieces of the Silver...