Massport Summer Street hotel

Massport Hotel Plan Is Back To Where It Started

After three years of fits and starts while development has covered vacant parcels in the surrounding neighborhood, Massport has selected a consortium of developers to build a 1,054-room hotel on Summer Street opposite the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Ride-Hailing Bill Author Defends Protections For Cab Drivers

As the House’s plan to give taxi cabs the exclusive rights for five years to service the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC) came under fire Wednesday, the Boston Democrat who wrote the bill defended the perk as repayment for the industry’s contribution to the original construction of the event center. The legislation approved...