Peter O'Connor

Lawyer and economic development consultant, Self-employed

Stories by Peter O'Connor

Depoliticizing the development process in Boston

Right now, every project starts from scratch as a negotiation

Boston’s congestion prompted me to move

My experience puts a human face on a very serious policy issue

Getting cars, bikers, and pedestrians to coexist

Boston is rife with idiotic signalization and laws that go unenforced

Shadow vs $: It’s the wrong debate

This is not how a world-class city manages development

Repealing Obamacare won’t fix health care

Medical, insurance bureaucracy will still remain a mess

GLX: It’s not just about transportation

Green Line extension is also about economic development, quality of life

The gay marriage-Boston 2024 connection

Arguments against gay marriage and for a Boston Olympics didn't make sense

To be or not to BRA: Is that the question?

Peter M. O’Connor examines some of the key issues surrounding the BRA

MassDOT takes on the last mile

They didn’t call it Sex and the Suburbs