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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 9 map

Parcel 9

Area: 43,139 square feet (0.99 acres)

Bordered by: Surface Artery, Blackstone Street, Hanover Street.

Master plan calls for: Building, visitor facilities

Zoning: Residential or retail uses are allowed.

Notes: This parcel has an odd shape and a highly visible spot along bustling Hanover Street and the southbound Surface Artery. Some planners say it's an ideal location for housing. Zoning restricts the height any building to 55 feet.

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