The Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) Board of Directors approved a residential development project in South Boston near Broadway Station.  [Read more…]

Last week the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) approved the mixed-use project at 205 Maverick St. The project approved by the BPDA has been modified after members of the Gove Street Citizens Association (GSCA) voted 12 to 12 at a recent meeting regarding the project. The tied vote meant the GSCA will send a…

The Board of Appeals yesterday approved a developer’s plans to replace a condemned office building on Penniman Road with a seven-story, 44-unit condo building – next to a 36-unit building and surrounded by low-lying industrial buildings slated for demolition to make way for a three-building complex with more than 260 units.  [Read more…]

The Board of Appeals today approved a developer’s proposal to replace the Tom English Bar and the Dorchester Market with a five-story apartment complex – with room for the market, but not the bar, to move back into. Adam Sarbaugh wants to build 38 apartments – 5 rented as affordable – 26 parking spaces and…

Architect’s rendering. The Board of Appeals today approved plans for a 159-room hotel on Dorchester Avenue near where it crosses the South Boston Haul Road – and Track 61, which is the last remaining rail link between the Northeast Corridor and the South Boston Waterfront. The hotel, which will have 60 valet parking spaces, will…

      SAUGUS — You may not be greeted by fiberglass cows, but an American-style grill that serves beef is slated to open at the former Hilltop Steak House site. 110 Grill will fill a 5,600 square foot space in the retail section of AvalonBay Communities’ planned development on the 13.9-acre site on Route…

110 Grill has executed a letter of intent to operate a restaurant at the AvalonBay Communities, Inc. development planned for the former Hilltop Steak House property. Currently 110 Grill has 11 locations in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Doug McLean, the director of operations for 110 Grill, said that the restaurant has an upscale-casual atmosphere with…

Some of Boston’s most significant developments are going up—or are slated to go up—around or on some of the city’s biggest transit hubs, including South Station and North Station. [Read more…] Courtesy: Curbed Boston, by Tom Acitelli Lead Land Use Counsel, 8 Washington Village : Joseph P. Hanley

Architect David O’Sullivan shows renderings of proposed apartments. Developer Ralph Vacca wants to replace the old Todesca garage at 4945 Washington St. with a four-story apartment building with 46 units and 67 parking spaces. For the second month in a row, Vacca, his architect and his attorney met with the West Roxbury Civic and Improvement…

Community Organizer Rosy Gonzalez and Attorney Joseph Hanley listen to the protesters while BRA Assistant Project manager Edward McGuire outlines the project to the BRA board It was over in 30 minutes. By a vote of 3 -2 the BRA voted Thursday night to approve the Article 80 review application to build 3200 Washington Street….