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How else would you describe the community benefits you’d like to see included in this project?

I love the rooftop garden on top of the parking garage / Marriott. A grocery store would be great...

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There has been a lot of feedback about a grocery store. There is a 19,000 SF Roche Bros. being constructed at One Broadway. It is scheduled to open in summer of 2019.

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How else would you describe the community benefits you’d like to see included in this project?

Work with MIT to tie in the use to Volpe's planned public and civic spaces. Examples could include (1) a programmable space for music public events and markets (2) Additional open green space, landscaped... Read more...

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Please make sure to include the voices of ethnic and racial minorities. If adding restaurants, coffee shops etc, please make sure they are affordable and preferably minority owned.

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Any other questions or suggestions about this project?

Don't miss the opportunity to contribute to the development of the walking and biking trail along the CSX rail line. Your property at broadway and binney is notable for not taking advantage of the opportunity... Read more...

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Thanks for the response Steve. Hopefully you can join us at the Open House tonight at 5:30 at 80 Broadway. The project at Broadway and Binney will have a raised cycle track along the street edge that ties... Read more...

Also - note that the CRA and BXP have contributed to the CSX / Grand Junction Path development at that location. The CRA provided an acre of land and BXP $2 million to the City for the construction of... Read more...

How else would you describe the community benefits you’d like to see included in this project?

It would be great to have a quiet outdoor space - a refuge from the construction, traffic, and HVAC noise that permeates Kendall Square.

3 supporters

Thank you Richard. We are planning a diverse range of park space programming throughout the master plan including active outdoor space and more passive and quiet space. as you suggest. Hopefully you can... Read more...

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Please help the building owners / tenants be aware of the light pollution issue in Kendall Square. Business/office lights do not need to be left on all night...some forward-thinking solutions to this ongoing... Read more...

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Hello Claire. The proposed buildings will all have lighting controls that will shut interior lights off at night if there is no activity within the building. Exterior lights are mostly concentrated at... Read more...

What kind of business do you want to see there most?

Small grocery/convenience!

3 supporters

Anything with more appeal to people older than GenXers and Milleniels and accommodations for those with. mobility issues. I

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Think a grocery would be incredibly helpful in the area, as there aren't many options in the Kendall Sq area and you are forced to rely on convenience stores. Additionally, some effort to make the space... Read more...

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Thanks for writing Stephanie. A new Roche Brothers grocery store is scheduled to open in 2019 on Broadway between Third and the Longfellow Bridge. As for after-work activities - we hear you, and we'll... Read more...

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What retail or stores do you want to see here?

CVS!!!!!!

2 supporters

We are working on this. A lot of people are asking for a pharmacy type store and we agree.

Any other questions or suggestions about this project?

This area needs more grocery stores, small, affordable restaurants and less pavement. More green space.

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