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.