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The city manager announced appointments to the Planning Board today. The appointments are effective Dec. 1.
Cambridge’s Oaktree Development was honored for its development of 30 Haven, a 53-unit, mixed-income urban infill project in Reading.
Residents got credit from the city manager for raising the need for Planning Board renewal “in a powerful way that opened a lot of eyes” and caused city staff to work without rest since summer.
A new bus stop stretches across more than 60 percent of the sidewalk, is an eyesore and seems little used. Here’s why it’s here to stay.
There is city management and City Council support for upzoning West Cambridge, and large, dense projects can be built there right now despite the lack of housing or citywide development master plans.
A temporary restraining order against tree-clearing in the Silver Maple Forest went into place late Monday morning, after a weekend in which developers went on cutting as a judge mulled the issues.
With the removal of trees from the Silver Maple Forest continuing while a judge considers an injunction against the destruction, four people were arrested Friday crossing onto developer land in a protest.
The city is looking for people interested in transportation infrastructure, education and safety to apply to be members of its Bicycle or Pedestrian committees.
Opponents of development in the Silver Maple Forest, spotting newly cleared land, continued protests Tuesday and won a Wednesday court hearing.