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The curse of Parcel P-3; After another plan is scrapped, city looks to restart search to develop long-vacant Roxbury site

Oct 19, 2019 - The Boston Globe


A view of Parcel P-3 (above) in Roxbury and architects' renderings of proposed development for the lot.

It sure seemed like cause for celebration when, after years of planning, Boston officials in the spring gave final approval for a massive mixed-use project on a prominent thoroughfare in Roxbury. Decades of inaction would finally give way to construction.

Put away those hard hats, everyone. Director Brian Golden and his colleagues at the Boston Planning & Developm...