May 8th Groundbreaking for new General Electric Headquarters in Fort Point

The Boston Globe has coverage of the upcoming groundbreaking for the new General Electric corporate headquarters in Boston. Via the Globe: The elements along Fort Point’s A Street corridor can basically be divided into three categories: brick warehouse buildings, a sprawling razor-blade factory, and parking lots. General Electric Co. plans to add a new kind

Boston City Council Votes 10-3 to OK Winthrop Square Tower Plan

The Boston City Council has voted 10-3 in favor of a proposal to allow construction of a skyscraper in Winthrop Square in Boston. The proposed skyscraper would be Boston’s third-highest. WBUR has coverage of the City Council vote. From WBUR: The Boston City Council on Wednesday approved a closely watched proposal to allow construction of

MIT’s plans for Volpe site: mixed use, 1,000+ units

In a pair of community meetings on Feb. 17, MIT leaders offered Cambridge residents their first glimpse at the university’s plans to redevelop a 14-acre site in the heart of Kendall Square. Read the full article here.