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Greenway Parcel 12 Fence Sports Text-Based Public Art

  In January 2016, artist Matthew Hoffman installed a new text-based exhibition, “May This Never End” on the Greenway, specifically on the ramp parcel 12 fence. The narrative work stretches about 320 feet in a series of yellow lettering modeled after Hoffman’s handwriting. The message in full reads: Nothing’s for keeps. Except that we must keep Read More…

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Flash Forward Festival Fence and Shipping Containers Open on Greenway

As part of this year’s Flash Forward Festival in partnership with the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, “The Fence” opened Friday on the  Greenway’s Parcel 12 along with a new twist, shipping containers. The containers house three public photography exhibitions featuring the work of Patrick Willocq, Calé, and a variety of renowned photographers from Air Read More…

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RUFF Presents Pilot Dog Park Plans for Greenway Parcel 12 to Residents’ Association [Video]

Responsible Urbanites for Fido (RUFF) President Leslie Horn and Chairperson Amy Hand reached out this week to the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) regarding a dog park pilot concept for Parcel 12 on the Greenway. Parcel 12 is the highway ramp parcel that runs parallel to Cross Street and Surface Road on the Read More…

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Greenway Conservancy Updates Residents on the North End Parks [Video]

Amy Dwyer, Government and Community Affairs Manager of the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, updated the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) on happenings in the North End Parks. Ms Dwyer also addressed Parcel 12 planning including the possibility of a dog park. A community workshop is tentatively scheduled in mid-March 2014. View the video Read More…

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RUFF Reaches Out to Community With Dog Park Proposal for Parcel 12 on the Greenway

Responsible Urbanites for Fido (RUFF) President Leslie Horn and Chairperson Amy Hand have started a series of outreach discussions with community groups regarding a dog park pilot concept for Parcel 12 on the Greenway. Parcel 12 is the highway ramp parcel that runs parallel to Cross Street and Surface Road on the Greenway adjacent to Read More…

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Greenway Lease Expiration Deadline Looms Over Conservancy; North End Ramp Parcel 12 Debated [Video]

Overhanging this week’s annual meeting of the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy was the looming November 30, 2013 expiration of the non-profit’s lease of the Greenway parks. Board Chair Georgia Murray announced that MassDOT, the State agency and parkland owner, has not yet engaged in negotiations with the Conservancy regarding an extension or renewal. It Read More…

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Greenway Conservancy Visits North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council [Video]

Jesse Brackenbury, Acting Executive Director of the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, gave an operational and event update at the March 12, 2013 meeting of the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC). On the horticulture front, 5 or 6 maple trees will be added this Spring to the North End parks, along the western Read More…