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Boston harbor: challenges and opportunities for the 1980"s

Boston Redevelopment Authority

Boston harbor: challenges and opportunities for the 1980"s

by Boston Redevelopment Authority

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development,
  • Aerial Views,
  • Neighborhoods,
  • Waterfront, Boston (Mass.),
  • Boston Freight Terminals,
  • Waterfront,
  • History,
  • Redevelopment

  • About the Edition

    ...outlines plans for uses of the harborfront, funding and implementation alternatives; effect of plans on harbor neighborhoods with information on Fort Point Channel, etc.; includes aerial views of the waterfront including a 1903 birdseye view of Boston Freight Terminals; also contains a large folded map; copies of this item were in the BRA collection...

    The Physical Object
    Pagination52 p., ill., folded plans ;
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25579900M

    When the City last developed a citywide plan for its waterfront in the s, the City was confronting significant challenges along its shore: the daily discharges of raw sewage were fouling the water, Boston’s population was declining precipitously, and the waterfront industrial economy was experiencing significant job losses. New Insights: Science-based evidence of water quality improvements, challenges, and opportunities in the Chesapeake Lyerly CM, Hernandez Cordero AL, Foreman KL, Phillips SW, Dennison WC Over the past several decades, scientists, natural resource managers, and the general public have become increasingly aware of, and concerned for the impaired.

    Geographical and historical treatment of Massachusetts, constituent state (officially called a commonwealth) of the United States, located in the northeastern corner of the country. Massachusetts was one of the original 13 states and is one of the 6 New England states. Boston is its largest city and its capital. During the s and s, the Boston Redevelopment Authority approved high-rise, high-density housing projects in the neighborhood while North End residents worked to build affordable housing for the elderly. One of these projects, the Casa Maria Apartments, stands on the site of the St. Mary's Catholic : Suffolk.

    The Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill Jr. Tunnel (colloquially O'Neill Tunnel) is a highway tunnel built as part of the Big Dig in Boston, carries the Central Artery underneath downtown Boston, and is numbered as Interstate 93 (I), U.S. Route 1 (US 1), and Route roughly follows the route of the old elevated Central Artery, though the northbound entrance, at the Location: Boston, Massachusetts. Alison Nolan is General Manager and a fourth-generation owner of Boston Harbor Cruises (BHC), a company that moves more than million passengers annually on Author: Greg Trauthwein.


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