Planning officials voiced serious misgivings last week around the specifics of the Affordable Housing Overlay, which so far underlies three projects making their way through Cambridge’s permitting process. But they acknowledged that they were forced mainly to watch with concern.
Cynthia Hughes and Philip Soccorso founded Fast Phil’s barbershop in 2004, providing dozens of haircuts every day to customers who sometimes needed to take a ticket to wait their turn. Then the city installed bike and bus lanes. “Boom, just like that” – Hughes snapped her fingers – “the city took it from us overnight with the parking.”
The Cantab won’t reopen to the public this week, but hit the bar Dec. 15 and the dance floor Dec. 16
From Nov. 18 to Dec. 2 to Thursday and now to 5 p.m. Dec. 15, the road to a Cantab Lounge reopening in Central Square has been full of twists. “I regret to inform you that our grand opening has been moved one final time,” general manager Mike Cronin said in a Tuesday email.