Dearborn School

Battle to Preserve Historic Dearborn School Seems at End, Reports Boston Globe

Boston is moving ahead with plans to raze the century-old Dearborn school building in Roxbury this fall and replace it with a new school.

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Dearborn School

The Alliance Responds to MHC’s Finding of "No Adverse Effect" at the Dearborn in Roxbury

The Massachusetts Historical Commission ruled “no adverse effect” to the demolition of the historic Dearborn School in Roxbury.

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Greg Galer Explains the Importance of the Northern Avenue Bridge

Alliance Executive Director Greg Galer discusses the importance of saving the historic Northern Avenue Bridge in a letter to the Boston Globe. Check back for more updates.

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Held October 27

2015 Preservation Achievement Awards

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Preservation Achievement Awards! We had a spectacular evening at the Cutler Majestic Theatre celebrating our ten award-winning projects, Henry Moss, and Jonathan Davis. To learn more about the 2015 winners, click here. Photos and video from the evening will be posted to the website and social media soon, so stay tuned!


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We've Moved!


The Boston Preservation Alliance has moved to a new office in The Otis House at 141 Cambridge Street in Boston's West End. We are delighted to be sharing space with Historic New England who owns and operates the historic Harrison Gray Otis House as a museum of cultural history. Come see us and take a tour while you're here!


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The Boston Preservation Alliance

141 Cambridge Street

Boston, MA 02114