Citgo Sign's Designer, Keeper, and Crusader Gather at Fenway Park

As the Boston Landmarks Commission studies the iconic Citgo sign for Landmark protection, advocates discuss why the sign is important to Boston.

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Community Preservation Act

You voted YES! The Community Preservation Act will be coming to Boston! Learn how these funds can be used for a variety of historic preservation projects across Boston.


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Fort Point Channel Bridge

General Electric Saves Quirky Fort Point Channel Bridge

When GE chose Boston over the likes of Palo Alto, Boston's unique character played an important role in the decision.

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Greg Galer

Tower proposals raising eyebrows. Overdevelopment a serious concern.

Residents and advocates are raising red flags about a rash of new high-rise towers and skyscrapers planned for Downtown Crossing — an area with outdated building rules that the Boston Redevelopment Authority has no pressing plans to update even as the Hub undergoes its largest building boom in city history.

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2016 Preservation Achievement Awards


The Alliance was proud to host the 2016 Preservation Achievement Awards at the historic Paramount Theatre on Monday, October 24. We honored eleven outstanding projects from across the city that reflect our mission to protect, promote, and preserve Boston's unique historic character. We also recognized this year's Fan Favorite project. Click below to see the winner!

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