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Beyond The Big Dig
About this project

What happens to the ribbon of land being created by the depression of the Central Artery may be the most important development decision to face Boston in a generation.


Parcel 2 map

Parcel 2

Area: 52,000 square feet (1.19 acres)

Bordered by: Valenti Way, Beverly Street, North Washington Street.

Master plan calls for: Buildings which "reflect the historic patterns and contemporary city needs, with multiple pedestrian routes along city streets from North Station, FleetCenter, the Charles River parks and Portal Park into the new places of the Artery Corridor."

Zoning: Commercial/residential uses allowed.

Notes: Buildings envisioned to help "knit together" historic neighborhood split by the elevated highway.

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