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Old 03-06-2019, 03:36 PM   #81
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Re: Hood Business Park | 480-570 Rutherford Avenue | Charlestown

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Old 03-07-2019, 09:17 AM   #82
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Terminally uninteresting but considering where this is happening, it's a win.
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Old 03-07-2019, 12:19 PM   #83
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"Hood Park Drive"

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Old 03-07-2019, 12:55 PM   #84
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Terminally uninteresting but considering where this is happening, it's a win.
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Old 03-07-2019, 02:38 PM   #85
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I really hate how the buildings seem to turn their back to Rutherford Ave. The City and the Charlestown neighbors really want Rutherford Ave to become much more of a main street rather than a pseudo-highway.
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I really hate how the buildings seem to turn their back to Rutherford Ave. The City and the Charlestown neighbors really want Rutherford Ave to become much more of a main street rather than a pseudo-highway.
I totally agree but as with Melnea Cass, Rutherford is hamstrung by the DOT which is historically anti-urban. These are roads that need a complete rethinking which is outside of what these developers can do. This here is a great modern office park but it'll only be that unless the urban fabric is corrected.
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^^^ No more Elkus apparently. Rendering credit to SMMA.

BPDA approved.

And a tenant for the office space.

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“We’re very excited about it,” said Larry Weiner, head of global real estate for Indigo Ag, which has about 400 employees in Charlestown and last year raised $250 million to fund continued expansion.”We’re growing very quickly, and we need someplace to go.”
https://www.bostonglobe.com/business...kEM/story.html
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Re: Hood Business Park | 480-570 Rutherford Avenue | Charlestown

I know this will be a net positive for the area, but it's so... boring.
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