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Download Newsletter (PDF) Over the last year Historic Boston (HBI) and its partners, the Urban Farm- ing Institute (UFI), The Trust for Public Land (TPL), and North Bennet Street School (NBSS), have held to an aggressive predevelopment schedule for the 1786 Fowler Clark Epstein Farm in...

Bostonians overwhelmingly approved the Community Preservation Act (CPA) for Boston last night.  73% of votes cast favored the measure -- an unprecedented level of support in the 15 year history of CPA in Massachusetts' municipalities.  The coalition of preservation, housing and open space organizations and...

In early June, scaffolding went up on the First Church in Roxbury, marking the beginning of the exterior restoration of Boston’s oldest surviving wood-frame church and home to the Unitarian Universalist Urban Ministry.  Over the past five months a preservation carpentry team led by consultant...

On October 6, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced that HBI will receive a $150,000 grant from the Edward Ingersoll Browne Fund for the Fowler Clark Epstein Farm.  A trust of the City of Boston, the Browne Fund allocates funds for the improvement of Boston's public...