Daily Briefs

Monday’s Briefing: Luxury Cinemas, Lovejoy Condo Parking, NEWNC Meeting

Things to know for Monday! Prince Street Sunday: View this post on Instagram •I have restless soul syndrome• #boston #travel #adventure #massachusetts #takemeback #buildings #vsco #cannoli #northend A post shared by Hannah Levesque (@hlevesquek9) on Mar 12, 2017 at 4:32pm PDT Notable news found elsewhere: Boston’s new cinemas will be plush and upscale ArcLight, the movie theater that Read More…

Daily Briefs

Thursday Guide: NEWRA Meeting, Garage Deconstruction, Hold the Cannoli

Your Thursday Briefing! Government Center Garage Deconstruction:  Government Center Garage (seen Monday) continues to come down for @BulfinchXing! @NorthEndBoston @BosPublicMarket @universalhub @BostonPlans pic.twitter.com/g9ed2HSrDv — Adam Castiglioni (@ConciergeBoston) February 28, 2017 Articles you won’t want to miss? North Station has changed a bit over the years North Station will certainly be undergoing a major transformation over Read More…

Transportation

Despite Development, North Station Mobility Plan to Decrease Congestion?

The North Station Area Mobility Action Plan is a multimodal transportation plan that encompasses the surrounding area of North Station and the Bulfinch Triangle. The plan hopes to alleviate traffic and pedestrian congestion while preparing for the residential increase stemming from several developments in that direct area. You may remember the post about the previous meeting held Read More…

Transportation

North Station Area Mobility Action Plan Seeks to Alleviate Congestion [Video]

Short term and long term plans were conveyed at the most recent public meeting for the North Station Area Mobility Action Plan (NSAMAP). Held at the West End Museum, most of what was presented was public feedback from action items that were solicited by the public’s input through on-street and online surveys. Starting with the process overview and providing a quick Read More…

Transportation

Pedestrian Rerouting at North Station along Causeway Street

Beginning this week, East access to North Station will be through Legend’s Way due to construction from the “Hub on Causeway” development project. The new path for pedestrians will be along a protected path along Legends Way and across Causeway Street to the station entrances along Haverhill Street. The path will include a barrier and kick-plate Read More…

Transportation

North Station Area Mobility Plan Action Item List – Comments Requested

From the planners working with on the North Station Area Mobility Action Plan (NSAMAP): Please find attached the initial action item list for the North Station Area Mobility Action Plan (NSAMAP). This is a large universe of potential projects that has been developed through community meetings, pop ups, and our interactive web wikimap. As we mentioned Read More…

Community Real Estate Transportation

Large Projects Review at Residents Association [Video]

At this week’s meeting of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA), executives gave a brief update discussion on a few of the large projects undergoing review. NEWRA has created a website page as an information resource on BRA large projects. See the video above, according to the following timeline: (00:00) North Station Area Traffic Study – Ford Read More…

Transportation

Transportation Study Kicks Off for North Station Area

The long awaited North Station Area Mobility Action Plan (NSAMAP) kicked off last week with a visioning meeting held at the West End Museum, hosted by the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) and the Boston Transportation Department (BTD). The transportation study will recommend solutions to improve the way people get around the North Station area, including the Bulfinch Read More…

Transportation

North Station Area Mobility Action Plan to Kick-off with June 28 Public Meeting

Upcoming public meeting and update on the North Station Mobility Action Plan from the Boston Redevelopment Authority: On Tuesday, June 28 the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) and the Boston Transportation Department (BTD) will host a visioning meeting to kick-off the North Station Area Mobility Action Plan (NSAMAP). The action plan, announced in November 2015, will develop a range of near-, Read More…

Event Notices Transportation

North Station Area Mobility Action Plan – Visioning Session on June 28th

A public meeting has been scheduled for next Tuesday (6/28) evening in the West End to kick off the community engagement process for the North Station Area Mobility Action Plan. The study will cover the West End, Government Center, and North Station areas. The Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) in conjunction with the Boston Transportation Department (BTD) and other city Read More…

Real Estate Transportation

Developers to Fund $400K Toward North Station Transportation Study

Developers with planned or in-progress projects around North Station will contribute $400,000 to study traffic and transportation issues in the area. Eight companies will contribute $50,000 each to hire a consultant that will analyze the combined impact of their new developments over the next 15 years. Over 8 million square feet of residential and office Read More…

Real Estate

Boston Garden Project Gets Go Ahead for First Phase, Including Champions Row and Supermarket

After previously rejecting the podium/entrance design of the Boston Garden project, the Boston Civic Design Commission gave the go ahead for developers Boston Properties and Delaware North to move forward with a $258 million first phase. The initial structure features the “Champions Row” multi-level podium that will face the street and guide people to North Station Read More…