Author: Historic Boston Inc

MEDIA RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE USE Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 Photos are available upon request. __ HISTORIC BOSTON INC. NAMES TWO NEW DIRECTORS TO BOARD Suffolk Construction’s Brooke Woodson, MYTOWN Founder Karilyn Crockett BOSTON – Historic Boston Inc. has named two new members to its 16-member Board of Directors, Karilyn Crockett,...

HBI’s preservation planning for the former St. James African Orthodox Church continues with project architect Hacin + Associates. While the scope of the project at 50 Cedar Street anticipates a first phase of construction for between 9 and 12 home ownership units on the church parking...

Historic Boston Inc. has named two new members to its 16-member Board of Directors, Karilyn Crockett, MIT Lecturer, author and founder of the youth-focused educational nonprofit MYTOWN; and Brooke Woodson, Director of Trade Partner Diversity at Suffolk Construction. The two newly named members join 14 current...

Construction continues at the Upham's Corner Comfort Station on Columbia Road. Earlier this month, new stucco was applied to the building's exterior, a key component of the mission-style building's aesthetic. Stucco is a resilient and low-maintenance exterior material, because new layers of can be applied...

Historic Boston’s executive director Kathy Kottaridis traveled to Nantucket this month to speak to the Nantucket Preservation Trust, an organization devoted to preservation of the island’s unique assembly of historic architecture.  As she discovered, to be the special place it is, Nantucket is balancing an...

With each project that HBI begins, it is only a matter of time before we discover treasures inside and outside the building: papers, architectural details, seemingly mundane objects like glass bottles, or items as shocking as reels of 1970s pornography. During our restoration of the...