Boston Looks to ‘Skyline’ for Help

Changes designed to attract more developers and commercial tenants to downtown Boston and avoid a looming fiscal chasm tied to declining office occupancy are moving closer to the finish line.

Shawmut Hires Former BPDA Official

As part of a strategy to expand its growth in New England, Shawmut Design and Construction hired a former Boston Planning & Development Agency official and a life science specialist as new business development leaders.

Dorchester Bay City Passes First Big Test

Acres of parking on the Dorchester waterfront will become Boston’s next major mixed-use development including nearly 2,000 housing units under a 6.1-million-square-foot master plan approved by the Boston Planning & Development Agency.

A Checklist for Change in Charlestown

Developers would find a clear pathway to build higher-density projects lining the upper deck of Interstate 93 at Boston’s northern gateway under a rezoning plan nearing the finish line.

BPDA Approves New Zoning for Newmarket

Boston Planning & Development Agency directors approved new zoning regulations for one of the city’s last pockets of industrial real estate and the epicenter of the opioid crisis.