The owners of the proposed Prospect nightclub are at risk of losing their licensing with barely any construction done at the Central Square site.
There was only mild opposition to a plan to bring a 150-room hotel to Route 2, but lots of interest in seeing developers move the hotel away from the road.
Planning Board approval of plans for the former Edward J. Sullivan Courthouse site in East Cambridge came with various conditions, starting with mixed-income housing.
As the state files to take its own former Edward J. Sullivan Courthouse by eminent domain, the Planning Board readies a vote on development there.
Property values are up, but thanks to the city again using free cash and other money for relief, only 15 percent of homeowners will see an increase of $250 or more in their tax bills.