Wendy Landman

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Stories by Wendy Landman

Unchoke the throat

Unchoke the throat

In Pike reconstruction, add boardwalk or extend shoreline

FRIDAY IS THE DEADLINE for comments on the state’s billion-dollar plan to rebuild the Mass Pike through Allston. So far, most news has focused on the project’s billion-dollar price tag and the proposed West Station transit hub. But this massive project needs to be more than a highway and transit station – it should make a healthier(...)

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Pike-ageddon looms

Pike-ageddon looms

But there are ways to ease congestion, speed construction

MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION and Boston officials have done an admirable job minimizing impacts of rebuilding the Commonwealth Avenue bridge above I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) in Allston at the BU Bridge. A project of this scale and at such a complex site was bound to have disruptions for the local and regional flow for all forms(...)

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