The Boston Planning and Development Agency (formerly the BRA) has proposed a 775-foot tower for the Winthrop Square Garage site in downtown Boston. This proposed tower is so tall that it threatens to overturn state shadow laws that have protected the Boston Common and the Public Garden for decades.
Discover what NABB is all about by going to the NABB YouTube channel and watching the three-part video series celebrating NABB's recent 50th anniversary.
On March 19, 2014, NABB hosted a neighborhood forum on "Rising Tides in the Back Bay: Increasing Resiliency and Preparedness Post-Sandy." Click here to see the presentations that were given at the forum and a resource guide.
The Green Committee is sharing neighbors' stories of how they are greening the city. Click here to see how easily you can make a difference in the greening of our city and the world, and send us your stories as well so that all of us can make a difference! Remember, every contribution counts, and every story should be told.
Stroll down beautiful high-end retail destination Newbury Street or Boylston Street, and you are likely to see evidence of a long-term problem that has bedeviled the Graffiti NABBers for nearly six years: street fixtures that are defaced with graffiti, stickers, stencils, flyers, posters, expired signage, tape, string, wire, and gum. This illegal vandalism makes even a beautiful part of the city look like a blighted area.