Western Avenue Corridor Study and Rezoning


The Boston Planning & Development Agency launched the Western Avenue Corridor Study and Rezoning to engage local stakeholders in discussing the future of Western Avenue between Barry’s Corner and Leo Birmingham Parkway. The planning initiative will inform recommendations for new or modified zoning; build on previous planning in the area, including the North Allston Strategic Framework for Planning, the Community-Wide Plan, and planning at Harvard University; and foster a dialogue with developers and property owners. The study will also consider public realm improvements and transportation enhancements in coordination with the ongoing Allston-Brighton Mobility Study to explore multimodal improvements to Western Avenue and other transportation enhancements.

Upcoming Events

Development and Street Design Scenarios Workshop | October 30, 2019, 6:00 PM–8:00 PM

Join us on Wednesday, October 30 to discuss development and street design scenarios for the Western Avenue Corridor Study.

Previous Events

Study Area Walking Tour | October 5, 2019, 10:00 AM–12:00 PM

Tour of the Western Avenue Study Area with the BPDA Team.

Open House | September 16, 2019, 6:00–8:00 PM

Join us for an open house on Monday, September 16 any time between 6:00 and 8:00 at the Josephine Fiorentino Community Center at Charlesview, 123 Antwerp Street.

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER - Zoning at Zone 3 Pop-up | August 28, 2019, 5:00–8:00 PM

This event has been cancelled due to weather.

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We want to hear from you! All questions, comments and ideas are welcome. Comments are received and reviewed by members of the Western Avenue Corridor Study and Rezoning team.

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