Current Planning Initiatives

Below are all the active planning initiatives being coordinated by the Boston Planning & Development Agency's Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Department. Find more information inside each initiative, including details, associated files, and contact information.

Harborpark Plan

Active Status

Municipal Harbor Planning Type

Feb 28 2024 Last Updated Date

Article 37 Green Building and Climate Resiliency Guidelines

Active Status

Policy Planning Type

Feb 22 2024 Last Updated Date

Charlestown Neighborhood Design Overlay District

Active Status

Neighborhood Design Overlay District Type

Jan 29 2024 Last Updated Date

Squares + Streets

In Process Status

Squares + Streets Type

Jan 18 2024 Last Updated Date

Pier 5

In Process Status

Disposition / Development Planning Type

Jan 05 2024 Last Updated Date

Austin Street Parking Lots Disposition Planning

In Process Status

Disposition / Development Planning Type

Nov 30 2023 Last Updated Date

Coastal Flood Resilience Guidelines & Zoning Overlay District (Article 25A)

In Process Status

Coastal Resilience Type

Nov 20 2023 Last Updated Date

PLAN: Charlestown

Board Approved Status

Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Type

Oct 05 2023 Last Updated Date

Boston Mass Timber Accelerator

Active Status

Policy Planning Type

Feb 22 2023 Last Updated Date

516 & 0 Main Street (EMS Substation), Charlestown; Disposition Planning

In Process Status

Disposition / Development Planning Type

Sep 01 2022 Last Updated Date