- Arts + Culture
A group is being put together to take a fresh look at the unpopular plan to redevelop East Cambridge’s former courthouse, but the state is so far opting out.
The developer of NorthPoint, with 2,355 apartments relying on the Lechmere station, is as eager as the public to see the green line extension happen quickly and smoothly.
The Foundry is due for more public input to decide its use, but everything from CRA involvement to private fundraising is still on the table in finding ways to pay for it.
An already unpopular plan for East Cambridge’s least favorite building got another hit or two Monday.
The Lechmere T station is due for at least its third long-term transportation disruption in a decade, but the area may yet get a public market afterward.
Neighborhood opposition to plans for East Cambridge’s former courthouse is growing again, taking form in a new group ahead of a March 4 meeting of the Planning Board.
The Cultural Rhythms 2014 fest. A fashion art and music show. “Smoking Lesson,” the play. The Macrotones play afrofunk. And Chinese New Year.
In addition to contemplating community loans and grants as a payback to the city, Cambridge Redevelopment members are enthusiastic about contributing to renewal of the Foundry building.
In honor of the Olympics, here are the gold, silver and bronze medal award winners in the competition for City Council frustrations for talk about the Foundry building in East Cambridge.
There’s not just action on the long-unused Foundry building coming Monday, but hope that the council will be aligned and focused on what it wants for the building.