September 4, 2015 Plotting HBI’s Future
Over the last nine months, HBI’s board of directors and staff have been updating the organization’s strategic plan with two core objectives: 1) to identify historic properties in Boston’s neighborhoods for redevelopment; and 2) to determine the impact goals HBI preservation projects and activities should have.
|Pilgrim Church, Upham’s Corner|
HBI is also interested in bringing its real estate development and preservation skills to bear on public policy priorities – planning areas or uses for historic buildings that are being advanced by the City and civic leaders — in order to benefit from the momentum and focus of those concerns, but also to bolster the case for historic preservation and community history in neighborhood planning and development.
|Engine 9 Fire House , East Boston|
We have settled in on three neighborhood commercial districts that we believe lie at the sweet spot of these three interests:
|HBI’s Strategic Planning|