Personnel File

Personnel File

From new VPs to fresh project managers, see who’s been hired, promoted and honored: it’s The Personnel File.

Senate Squelches Hopes of New Transportation Funding

Senate Squelches Hopes of New Transportation Funding

The Senate will not take up a House-approved, half billion-dollar package of transportation tax and fee increases this lawmaking session, instead focusing attention on an omnibus borrowing bill that the Senate’s Transportation Committee chairman believes can be fully funded without new revenues.

BHA Extends Eviction Moratorium

BHA Extends Eviction Moratorium

The Boston Housing Authority is extending its moratorium on “nonessential evictions” – all except those related to criminal activity or that are “necessary to protect the health and safety of BHA residents, employees, and others” – through the end of the year, Mayor Martin Walsh’s office announced Friday.

$700M Mass Pike Air Rights Project Launches

$700M Mass Pike Air Rights Project Launches

A $700 million development on a landmark Massachusetts Turnpike air rights parcel is beginning construction in Back Bay in spite of the uncertainties swirling around future demand for office, hotel and retail space.

Bond Leads $128M School Building Project

Bond Leads $128M School Building Project

Bond Building Construction is leading a $128 million redevelopment project including demolition of the 59-year-old Maria Weston Chapman Middle School in Weymouth and construction of a new 221,000-square-foot building.

Community Good Works

Community Good Works

Banks and commercial real estate firms helped support their communities in several ways in recent weeks, including donations of meals to homeless shelters and college scholarships for graduating seniors.

Boston Ranks Near Top in Gentrification Study

Boston Ranks Near Top in Gentrification Study

Income and home price gains were concentrated in a handful of neighborhoods in booming U.S. cities including Boston during a portion of the past decade, according to a study of wealth concentration and gentrification patterns.