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Community development issues paper

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...a review of issues concerning development of City Square Park and adjacent areas in Boston"s Charlestown neighborhood; covers land use, urban design, traffic, parking and transit, project coordination and construction issues and their mitigation; brings up the issue of public access to the waterfront and answers questions raised in the subcommittee workshops; this item was in the BRA collection...

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