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Haymarket Square Hotel Developers Update Residents’ Association on Parcel 9 Project Plans [Video]

Eamon O’Marah and the development team of Jones Lang LaSalle and Normandy Real Estate Partners presented at the November 14, 2013 meeting of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). The informational update included their plan to construct and operate Haymarket Square Hotel including an 8-story, 180-room hotel with attached 1-story retail market on Read More…

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The Haymarket Project: Part One – Winter

Historic New England is producing a four part series called The Haymarket Project, of which Part One is currently available. The project features historic photos and vendor interviews. From the producers: Ask anyone who lives in or has visited Boston, and they inevitably have a story about a trip to Haymarket – an interaction with Read More…

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Haymarket Square Hotel Proposal Wins MassDOT Designation as Developer for Parcel 9 on Greenway

After 4+ years of consideration, State officials have finally designated a winning proposal for Central Artery Parcel 9 on the Greenway. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has selected the Haymarket Square Hotel project by Normandy Real Estate Partners and Jones Lang LaSalle. The Perkins + Will designed development will include an 8-story, 180-room hotel, a Read More…

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After a North End Weekend, Wild Turkey Heads Downtown

After spending Friday on the waterfront, it was a long weekend in the North End for the Wild Turkey with several sightings. Shown above in front of Caffe Vittoria, Tim Griffin saw it on Easter morning walking on Hanover Street. “He sauntered right by Mike’s Pastry crossing from Prince Street by St. Leonard’s Church,” Tim Read More…

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State Asks Parcel 9 Bidders About Deals With Haymarket Pushcarts

MassDOT , the State’s transportation agency, wants to know what promises the final two bidders for the Parcel 9 development have made to the Haymarket Pushcart Association (HPA). The HPA is an important part of the development’s prospects because its operations are literally in and around the Greenway parcel. In letters sent out this week Read More…

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Haymarket Pushcart Association Responds to MassDOT on Parcel 9; Emphasizes Blackstone Market Support

The Haymarket Pushcart Association has responded to a request from MassDOT regarding the pending designation for the Parcel 9 development along the Greenway. The HPA has come out strongly in support of the Cresset / DeNormandie’s Blackstone Market proposal and against Normandy Partners’ Haymarket Square Hotel. December 23, 2012 Roy Avellaneda, Real Estate Project Manager Read More…

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Parcel 9 Letters From Community Groups and Haymarket Pushcarts Strongly Favor Cresset / DeNormandie “Blackstone Market” Apartment / Restaurant Proposal

In a landslide of comment and recommendation letters for the final Parcel 9 designation, Cresset / DeNormandie’s Blackstone Market proposal gained broad support from a myriad of community and business interests against Normandy Partners’ Haymarket Square Hotel. Perhaps most notably, the Haymarket Pushcart Association has come out strongly against a hotel at the site. Parcel Read More…

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“Haymarket Square Hotel” and “Blackstone Market” Selected for Parcel 9 Best and Final Offer Round

Two of the four original bidders for the Parcel 9 development project will move forward to a Best and Final Offer round, including: Haymarket Square Hotel (Normandy Partners) – 180-room hotel with 2-story public winter garden, a ground market, pushcart and retail space, top floor restaurant and rooftop garden. (Presentation & Video) Blackstone Market (Cresset Read More…

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Downtown View: Public Market On Its Way

Good news: the Boston Public Market Association says its year-round market for Massachusetts-grown, made, hunted and fished food will open in June, 2014. Well, maybe not hunted, but you can see how that would fit in. Earlier this year, after a lengthy, delayed process, the state designated the BPMA as occupants of the ground floor Read More…

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Poll Results: Near Evenly Split Vote for Greenway’s Parcel 9 Development Proposals Near Haymarket

In the closest 4-option poll we have ever had , the results are too close to call among the Parcel 9 development proposals currently under consideration by the Mass. Department of Transportation. With a total of 82 votes, Market Square by Upton + Partners slightly edged out the others with 29% of the vote, followed Read More…

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Poll: Vote for Your Favorite Development Proposal for Greenway’s Parcel 9

The neighborhood groups are leaning toward Upton + Partners residences, the Haymarket Pushcart Association favors Blackstone Market mixed-use, the Boston Globe is holding the torch for the Boston Museum and Normandy Partners’ hotel plan is caught in the middle. The proposals are out, the presentations are done and the Mass. Department of Transportation (MassDOT) will soon Read More…