Transportation

Was That Really a Bridge Floating in Boston Harbor?

We received several inquires as to the floating bridge that came through Boston Harbor this morning. While it would be nice to think this might be an accelerated attempt to rebuild the Old Northern Avenue or Charlestown Bridge, it intended to be part of a new Long Island bridge, currently being dismantled.   The city closed the Read More…

Community

A Truly Spectacular Day on Spectacle Island

Some North End residents joined in this recent event on Spectacle Island, shared by Save the Harbor / Save the Bay: On Saturday, October 26, more than 250 people from Boston’s neighborhoods and the region’s beachfront communities joined Save the Harbor/Save the Bay for a free day of family fun on Spectacle Island in the Read More…

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Boston Harbor Islands Alliance Update at Downtown Waterfront Planning Meeting [Video]

Philip Griffiths, President of the Boston Harbor Islands Alliance, presented on October 23, 2013 to the Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Planning Advisory Committee at City Hall. The BHIA is the non-profit arm of the National Park that makes up the Boston Harbor Islands, with operations also at the pavilion on the Greenway and through ferries Read More…

Event Notices

Boston Harbor Island Alliance 2012 Gala & Online Auction

On Thursday, June 21, 2012, the Boston Harbor Islands Alliance will have a gala at Fort Warren on George’s Island from 5:30-9:30pm. Dedicated ferries will greet guests at Long Wharf, adjacent to Christopher Columbus Park and provide continuous service all night. Attire is “Island Chic.” An online auction will go live on June 4 … Read More…