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Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 02-14-2018, 03:48 PM
Replies: 478
Views: 65,959
Posted By jass
Re: MBTA Bus & BRT

Entirely predictable when you elect a self proclaimed car mayor.
Forum: Development Projects 02-14-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1,318
Views: 210,992
Posted By jass
Re: Wynn Everett Casino | Everett

There are plenty of casinos in Europe that looks like just another building.
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 02-14-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 5,099
Views: 586,654
Posted By jass
Re: General MBTA Discussion Thread

Theres no reason they cant be there in 50 years.
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 02-14-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3,212
Views: 362,349
Posted By jass
Re: Biking in Boston

Correct. Planners like physical barriers. Engineers dont.
Forum: Development Projects 02-07-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 1,469
Views: 84,457
Posted By jass
Re: Amazon HQ2 RFP

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/dr-gridlock/wp/2018/02/06/maryland-transportation-chief-pledges-blank-check-to-clinch-amazons-hq2/?utm_term=.1ad7c14cefa0
Forum: Development Projects 02-07-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1,318
Views: 210,992
Posted By jass
Re: Wynn Everett Casino | Everett

A name change should be mandated
Forum: Development Projects 02-05-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3,838
Views: 727,022
Posted By jass
Re: 115 Winthrop Square | Financial District

Unless piles of behind the scenes derivative trades on credit lead to margin calls which an overextended bank like Credit Suise cannot afford to pay which results in their collapse which results in...
Forum: Development Projects 02-01-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 1,469
Views: 84,457
Posted By jass
Re: Amazon HQ2 RFP

I would include any university where the kids go "to the city" on Saturday to party.

Brown, yes. Dartmouth, no.
Forum: Development Projects 02-01-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1,469
Views: 84,457
Posted By jass
Re: Amazon HQ2 RFP

NYC area has lots of colleges too. Columbia, Yale, Princeton, NYU, Rutgers, etc
Forum: Development Projects 01-31-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1,469
Views: 84,457
Posted By jass
Re: Amazon HQ2 RFP

I dont agree. Commuters in NYC are also dropped off in a corner and it's fine.

But frequency is a problem.

As sad as this looks, at least SEPTA is offering trains 2 times an hour on weekends....
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 01-31-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,448
Posted By jass
Forum: Development Projects 01-31-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1,469
Views: 84,457
Posted By jass
Re: Amazon HQ2 RFP

Yes the bones are there but the service is not.

Lowell should look like Stamford.

This is being built 25 miles from Manhattan in a city of 50,000 because there is frequent commuter rail...
Forum: Development Projects 01-31-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1,469
Views: 84,457
Posted By jass
Re: Amazon HQ2 RFP

The commuter rail network exists, something Atlanta lacks. DC has commuter rail, but it is extremely bare-bones.

This is one area where Newark excels. Philadelphia as well.
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 01-31-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,448
Posted By jass
Forum: Development Projects 01-31-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,512
Posted By jass
Re: Kenmore Square North

Everything about it is perfect.

The ground level was destroyed but can be fixed.
Forum: Development Projects 01-31-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 89,106
Posted By jass
Re: 50 Liberty @ Fan Pier | 50 Liberty Drive | Seaport

Pavers can be removed and easily reinstalled by utility work, rather than destroying the concrete 2 months after it's installed and leaving an asphalt patch for 22 years
Forum: Development Projects 01-30-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 1,038
Views: 171,908
Posted By jass
Forum: Development Projects 01-29-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 285,737
Posted By jass
Forum: Development Projects 01-29-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1,318
Views: 210,992
Posted By jass
Re: Wynn Everett Casino | Everett

Oh yeah, development has always been completely separate from politics.

Especially casino development.

Come the fuck on.

If you want to stay politics-free, go play Neopets.
Forum: Development Projects 01-29-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 1,168
Views: 285,737
Posted By jass
Forum: Development Projects 01-28-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 29,580
Posted By jass
Re: South Bay Center Expansion | Dorchester

Huge improvement, but it is no where as nice as Assembly because they did nothing to shield the garage
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 01-28-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,448
Posted By jass
Forum: Development Projects 01-26-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,211
Posted By jass
Re: Parcel Q1 | 10 Drydock Ave. | Seaport

These buses operate at 55mph

http://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-hBZ0bMAdZHo/VdxUOP__stI/AAAAAAABGDw/JYAEF7mt5PA/o-bahn-busway-2%25255B6%25255D.jpg?imgmax=800
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Forum: Development Projects 01-26-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,512
Posted By jass
Re: Kenmore Square North

NOPE

That corner building must be retained.

Nuke this proposal from orbit
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 01-26-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 53,004
Posted By jass
Re: Logan Airport Capital Projects

Guys also poo.

Before a 10 hour flight, there is high demand to poo.
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