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Building Bridges in Allston

To continue bettering its relations with Allston, the University should increase accessibility to that Harvard-Allston Task Force's meetings.

Allston

Allston Rental Rates Decrease in 2015

Rental prices in Allston have gone down over the course of the past year, according to a recent report, and Harvard may have helped.

Unveiling West Station
Allston

BRA Eyes Allston Railyard Planning in Shadow of Harvard

The Boston Redevelopment Authority gave a public presentation Wednesday night to discuss plans for Harvard-owned land in Allston, soon to be a site of tumultuous activity as the Massachusetts Department of Transportation straightens the portion of the Massachusetts Turnpike running through the land parcel.

Allston Task Force Meeting Locations Graph
Allston

Allston Task Force Meeting Locations Graph

Allston Task Force Meeting Locations Graph
Allston

Allstonians Frustrated with New Location of Meetings

​As Harvard marches forward with Allston construction, some local residents say getting to Harvard-Allston Task Force meetings to make their voices heard is too much of a hike.

Future Harvard Innovation Wet Lab Building
Allston

Harvard to Construct Biotech ‘Life Lab’ in Allston

Pending approval by the City of Boston, the proposed Life Lab will feature 36 lab benches, fume hoods, tissue culture and microscopy facilities, a private faculty-in-residence lab suite, conference rooms, and co-working spaces to support team planning.

Allston Update Map
Allston

Allston Update Map

Allston Update Map
SEAS

Breaking Ground: New Allston Projects Underway

As Harvard breaks ground on new projects and continues with others, Allston residents can expect years of construction in their neighborhood.

Harvard-Allston Task Force Meeting
City Politics

Allston Task Force Leadership Change Rekindles Debate

A recent leadership change in the Harvard-Allston Task Force, a neighborhood advisory body on issues related to Harvard’s development projects in Allston, has rekindled debate over the transparency of the group’s member selection process.

199 Allston
Allston

199 Allston

The Allston complex known as Continuum will house forty-two residents after the affordable housing units were distributed in a lottery.

199 Allston
City Politics

In Allston, Lucky 42 Offered Dibs on Housing on Harvard Land

Forty-two applicants were chosen on Monday from a lottery pool of 386 to rent affordable housing units constructed in a residential and retail complex located on Harvard-owned land in Allston.

SEAS Will Move to Allston Science Complex
Harvard in the City

After Land Rights Deal, Harvard Continues Allston Expansion

Harvard and railroad company CSX Transportation completed a deal that gave the University full rights to more than 19 acres of Allston land, one of several recent Allston land deals between Harvard, CSX, and the Massachusetts state government.

Central Atrium Rendering
SEAS

Central Atrium Rendering

A rendering of the new School of Engineering and Applied Sciences complex's planned interior atrium, which will have access to Western Avenue.

Central Atrium Rendering
Harvard in the City

Harvard Files Plans, Begins Formal SEAS Complex Review

Harvard started a formal review process for the construction project of its new School of Engineering and Applied Sciences complex, filing an Institutional Master Plan Notification Form with the Boston Redevelopment Authority on Monday.

Harvard-Allston Task Force Meeting
Harvard in the City

Harvard-Allston Task Force Asked to Formalize Appointment Process

Recent attrition among task force members has prompted a number of Allston residents and members of the task force that were present at last week’s meeting to demand that the advisory body formally explain the appointment process.

Special Teams
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In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
College

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard
Crime

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard

College

A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes