For the past eighteen months, The Boston Harbor Association (TBHA) has closely followed proposed plans for hotel/casino facilities in Everett and East Boston/Revere. TBHA's Harbor Use Committee, co-chaired by Trustees Rick Dimino and Charles Norris, hosted Mohegan Sun and Wynn Everett at meetings to discuss their proposed plans. At its April networking event, TBHA's Emerging Professionals engaged representatives of the two projects in a lively discussion about their respective plans.
Jason Hellendrung, principal at Sasaki Associates and TBHA executive director Julie Wormser have been making the rounds of local television shows discussing our new report, Designing with Water: Creative Solutions from Around the Globe. TBHA and Sasaki joined forces last year after TBHA released Preparing for the Rising Tide, a primer on sea level rise adaptation.
Calling all Boston-area planners, architects, residents, engineers and others (that means you!)!
Hello! My name is Ingrid Delva and I am a recent Information Technology graduate of UMASS Boston, with a concentration in System Administration. I am currently the Social Media Fellow at The Boston Harbor Association, with a focus on updating the Boston Harbor website.
Earlier this year, hundreds of students had the chance to visit Deer Island and Spectacle Island as part of Harbor Bound educational field trips organized by The Boston Harbor Association. On the last trip of the 2013- 2014 school year, 80 students from Cambridge Rindge & Latin and 18 students from Lilla G.
Boston natives dubbed it The Moving Weekend From Hell.
I thought that is ridiculous, I’ve moved every year since my senior year in college, how terrible can it be?! I’ve moved cross country TWICE, I’m only moving 5 miles down the road, It’ll be a piece of cake, right?!
As the summer comes to an end, TBHA has begun work on the Boston Living with Water international design competition.
An important part of our Climate Change Adaption program, this project aims to envision a vibrant, sustainable and resilient Boston and address the challenges of climate change and sea level rise.
Hey guys, this is Quay and I was in charge of Fitness on the Waterfront and the video production at TBHA. I've had a great learning experience. I plan on using the knowledge I've gained in future jobs.
Earlier this week, hundreds of visitors, including scores of children, enjoyed Boston Harbor's newest beach, located on Spectacle Island. Thanks to support from the Boston Water and Sewer Commission, visitors had a free guided cruise narrated by The Boston Harbor Association before getting off at Spectacle Island.