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Chiofaro’s Plan to Replace Garage with Towers Faces Test

Boston Globe – By Jon Chesto Globe Staff    May 07, 2015 For years, Mayor Thomas M. Menino stood as the biggest hurdle in Don Chiofaro’s quest to build two skyscrapers where his Boston Harbor Garage now stands. Chiofaro has found a more receptive audience in City Hall with Menino’s successor: Mayor Martin J. Walsh wants […]

A New Age for an Old Town – Boston Globe Article

By Casey Ross  – Globe Staff  March 01, 2015 There have been three great ages of development in modern Boston. The first began after the Back Bay was filled in the late 19th century, a radical change that triggered a historic construction boom. The second came in the 1960s and ’70s, when a “high spine” […]