Author: Historic Boston Inc

Now nearing completion of a $1.4 million restoration and rehabilitation of the 1912 Upham’s Corner Comfort Station in Dorchester, HBI is pleased to announce a partnership Biplaw Rai and Nyacko Perry, who plan to open Comfort Kitchen, a daytime café and pop-up dinner experience featuring...

MEDIA RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE USE Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 Photos are available upon request. Columbia Road Renovation to Include Food by Dorchester’s Rai and Perry BOSTON – Now nearing completion of a $1.4 million restoration and rehabilitation of the 1912 Upham’s Corner Comfort Station in Dorchester, Historic Boston...

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...