Massachusetts

A Boston resident has launched a not totally-serious crowdfunding page called "Modernizing Boston's Transit" to help raise the $30 billion needed to fix the MBTA.
Feb 16, 2015   BostInno
<p>Urbanization is threatening and consuming forests in New England more rapidly than in any other place in the nation.</p>
Sep 7, 2007   The Christian Science Monitor
<p>A Massachusetts smart growth incentive has enabled a Boston suburb to change its zoning laws to allow developers to build mixed-use developments without applying for special permits. Now other towns want in, but there might not be enough funding.</p>
Sep 4, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>Market-based pricing for street parking could help cities like Boston reduce congestion and raise badly needed revenue.</p>
Aug 23, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>The owner of a historic 18th Century home near Boston is looking to preserve the building and give it a new life as a donut shop.</p>
Aug 16, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>City officials in a Boston suburb are once again trying to approve building restrictions that would cut down the size of new houses in the city. Builders' groups are lobbying the city to find a compromise.</p>
Aug 13, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>Residents in small-town, suburban Boston are on edge about the impending demolition of historic housing to make room for what they fear will be a national chain retailer -- a first for the town.</p>
Aug 13, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>Boston architect Peter Kuttner's philosophy is increasingly rare in architecture circles these days. He thinks architecture should serve people.</p>
Aug 3, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>Such a move would set a new legal precedent and might encourage other prosecutors to bring similar charges in structural failures.</p>
Jul 28, 2007   The Christian Science Monitor
<p>Boston officials hope to recreate parts of the city in the popular virtual world "Second Life".</p>
Jul 24, 2007   The Boston Globe
<p>Boston's effort to address global economic competition and environmental issues may be a model for metro regions around the country. Neal Peirce provides an update on the Boston Indicators Project.</p>
Jul 11, 2007   The Washington Post Writers Group