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Forum: Development Projects 08-05-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 666
Views: 179,785
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Fort Point

Yep, which is why it was stupid to add another lane for cyclists instead of for buses.
Forum: Development Projects 07-29-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 355,555
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: South Boston Infill and Small Projects

Well, the foundation HAS been dug up.
Forum: Boston Architecture/Urbanism Related Events 07-26-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 464
Posted By JohnAKeith
Public hearing on North-South Rail Link

CITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE ON PLANNING, DEVELOPMENT, AND TRANSPORTATION HEARING ON DOCKET #0879

A hearing on the proposed North-South Rail Link. The Chair of the Committee is Councilor Michelle Wu,...
Forum: Development Projects 07-26-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 46,595
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Rio Grande (née Dudley Square Residential Tower) | Washington St. | Roxbury

Your concern is that the empty storefronts are going to be filled?



My point perhaps different than yours but, more on what I was trying to say:

From Bisnow:

As other Boston neighborhoods...
Forum: Development Projects 07-26-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 38,611
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Old Boston Edison Plant | Summer St | South Boston

I agree.

Can someone break it down in black and white for me?
Forum: Development Projects 07-25-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 51,424
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Parcel K | Northern Avenue | Seaport

The last document on the BPDA website includes proposed changes to this project. Doc was published in .. 2016, I think?

It says the developer was looking to change its original agreement to...
Forum: Development Projects 07-18-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4,663
Views: 896,350
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: The New Retail Thread

Totally.

Also,

1) Then they'll begin construction on the adjoining lot now that it's gone out to bid (and has been awarded?), and we'll still be stuck.

2) I'm going to guess they aren't...
Forum: Development Projects 07-15-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 430
Views: 123,297
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: 40 Trinity Place | 426 Stuart Street | Back Bay

At the end of the day, it might not be anything like that to cause a "crash". Rumblings are that the new "mansion tax" is putting NYC into a "chill".

But it could be temporary, or maybe the real...
Forum: Development Projects 07-15-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 259,567
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Possible Boston soccer stadium | Discussion

Thank you for that searingly helpful comment.
Forum: Development Projects 07-15-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,954
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Office Tower | 125 Lincoln St | Leather District

Commercial buildings are not required to contribute to the IDP affordable housing fund.

However, the city extorts money from commercial developers by forcing them to pay into a jobs and housing...
Forum: Development Projects 07-15-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 259,567
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Possible Boston soccer stadium | Discussion

You're all bigger stadium aficionados than I so you're probably intimately aware of what's happened in South Philadelphia where they've built three stadiums to house baseball, football, hockey, and...
Forum: Development Projects 07-15-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 355,555
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: South Boston Infill and Small Projects

OMG how long has it been since I've been to the corner of Dorchester Ave/St??! I can't believe the plumbing building is gone and construction underway!
Forum: Development Projects 07-11-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 63,531
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Omni Hotel @ BCEC | Summer St | Seaport

OMG that's a messy turn of events.

This project seems to have exploded with activity now that they are on to building the floors. And the steel girders seem .. really big?

Head for the Omni...
Forum: Development Projects 07-11-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 247,203
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: South End Construction

Ah, that explains why they emptied out the building.

Looks like it will be a great renovation. One needs to ask, though, what happened to all the tenants in there? They had plenty of notice, I...
Forum: Development Projects 07-11-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 67,982
Posted By JohnAKeith
Forum: Development Projects 07-11-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,242
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Chinatown Infill Projects

Thanks, Jeff! Who owns Tai Tung Village?

I remember something from a few years ago where Trinity Financial wanted to add housing to the existing project somewhere in Chinatown, but this isn't...
Forum: Development Projects 07-10-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 30,761
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: BU Data Sciences Center | 665 Commonwealth Avenue | BU Central

There's a hearing tomorrow night at the BPDA to eliminate 300 underground parking space from this project.

It's not clear to me if this is news or not; the PNF says they weren't going to include...
Forum: Development Projects 07-10-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 75,621
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Tremont Crossing | Roxbury

Surprising absolutely no one, the BPDA will hear a request from the team behind Tremont Crossing to extend its designation as designated developer until they get their shit together.
Forum: Development Projects 07-10-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 4,663
Views: 896,350
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: The New Retail Thread

From Boston Restaurant Talk:

"It's like deja vu all over again, as Eddie Merlot's is once again trying to open in Boston's Seaport District (this time replacing another restaurant)."

Not really...
Forum: Development Projects 07-10-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 653
Views: 169,977
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Echelon Seaport | 133-135 Seaport Blvd | Seaport

Let's hope we have a shallow recession or there's gonna be blood in the streets.
Forum: Development Projects 07-05-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 59,581
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Alexandra Hotel Renovation | 1769 Washington St | South End

Deed for sale was filed last week for $11 million, removing the Scientologists as owners.
Forum: Development Projects 06-29-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 4,663
Views: 896,350
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: The New Retail Thread

My guess is the complaints from existing restaurants is that almost all of them are required to serve food with alcohol on their premises, including in their outside seating areas, whereas you can go...
Forum: Development Projects 06-27-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1,449
Views: 293,060
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: What's Happening With Project X?

Yep, RFP up on Massport's website. You have to register to view the RFP.

Due by 9/27/2019.
...
Forum: Development Projects 06-26-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 51,424
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Parcel K | Northern Avenue | Seaport

I noticed some new? markings at Cypher and D streets, today. If they ever extend Cypher to E Street, as once promised, big trucks coming from south of the city will skip the Seaport (mostly) and go...
Forum: Development Projects 06-24-2019, 10:19 PM
Replies: 551
Views: 154,837
Posted By JohnAKeith
Re: Pier 4 Condo Building (Former Anthony's site) | Seaport

Yes, I've counted 59 closings thus far of the 106 units listed for sale. The others may or may not have been sold yet; the closings have been coming very regularly during the past month.

Total...
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