Featured Government Real Estate

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 in a new public-private partnership. The agreement aims to bring at least $2 million in annual funds to the Greenway, reduce the current State funding level, create a new Business Improvement Read More…

Community Featured Government Real Estate

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 include a significantly reduced State contribution, at a fraction of the $2 million current annual funding level, according to multiple sources familiar with the situation. The State’s lower contribution would be replaced by new Read More…

Community Government Photos & Videos

Video: Greenway Conservancy Reform Bill Discussed at State House Public Hearing

Video: The State’s Joint Committee on Transportation held a public hearing on March 12, 2012 regarding proposed legislation, An Act Relative to the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy. (More on the bill here.) Testifying at the hearing was the sponsor of the proposed legislation State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz (00:45) followed by the Greenway Conservancy Board Read More…

Transportation

State Hearing on HazMat Truck Routing Brings Out North End / Waterfront Community, Elected Officials and Trucking Companies

Video: MassDOT public hearing at 10 Park Plaza, Boston on August 23, 2011 regarding the proposed re-routing of hazmat pass-through trucks from the North End / Waterfront and downtown to Route 128 and other highways outside the city. The North End / Waterfront community showed up in force on Tuesday at the first of four Read More…