The Charles River Ferry

The Charles River Ferry

This Sunday’s Boston Globe featured a column by Yvonne Abraham about the Lynn Ferry.  It just started this past year.  It’s been widely successful with the customers.  It’s spurring economic development and increasing property values. Not knowing a...
Where is this park?

Where is this park?

Upper Falls has a hidden gem of a river side park that very few people know about or have ever visited.  Here’s a plan for ending its isolation and connecting it to other city park land....
New hole in the Charles River

New hole in the Charles River

A major construction project has been going on for the last month in Hemlock Gorge to rebuild the small crumbling “sluiceway dike” at the corner of Ellis St and the Rt 9 exit. This morning I was down there with Alderman Brian Yates and Bill Tedoldi, a...