Tag Archives: Boston Construction News

As required by the state Constitution, Governor Charlie Baker filed his recommendations for the FY20 budget on January 23.

The Boston waterfront seems destined for a giant observation wheel. Or at least an attempt at one.

Massachusetts General Hospital says it will spend more than $1 billion to expand its Boston campus to address growing capacity challenges.

The Pawtucket Red Sox, a Triple-A Minor League Baseball team, announced that they will move to Worcester, Massachusetts by 2021. The move includes a new, 10,000-seat stadium in the city’s Canal District and a new name – the Worcester Red Sox (WooSox).

The approximately 14-acre, 1.76 million-square-foot Boston Landing in Brighton continues to unfold—the latest addition is the Celtics’ practice facility, which officially topped off in August.

According to a Wall Street Journal analysis of state and local revenue collection and spending, public agencies are increasing their infrastructure investments and making a dent in projects that have been on back burners for many years.

This week, the Board of Directors of the Boston Planning & Development Agency approved three new development projects that will generate a total of 257 residential units and 89 jobs upon their completion.

This map plots the eight most significant major projects under construction in Boston as of the end of August.

The octet includes what will be New England’s tallest primarily residential tower; a vast complex that will contain practice facilities for the Bruins and the Celtics; and Harvard University’s single, biggest footprint outside of Cambridge.

BOSTON —Boston University is proposing to build a 17-floor tower on Commonwealth Avenue to house the new BU Data Sciences Center.

BOSTON —Boston University is proposing to build a 17-floor tower on Commonwealth Avenue to house the new BU Data Sciences Center.