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.

Zero Net Carbon Building Zoning Initiative

In Process Status

Policy Planning Type

Oct 28 2022 Last Updated Date

Upham's Corner Implementation

Active Status

Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Type

Oct 26 2022 Last Updated Date

PLAN: Newmarket, The 21st Century Economy Initiative

Active Status

Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Type

Oct 25 2022 Last Updated Date

Boston Mass Timber Accelerator

Active Status

Policy Planning Type

Sep 27 2022 Last Updated Date

E+ Green Building Program

In Process Status

Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Type

Feb 15 2022 Last Updated Date

Article 37 Green Building and Climate Resiliency Guidelines

Active Status

Policy Planning Type

Feb 15 2022 Last Updated Date

EcoDistricts

In Process Status

Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Type

Jan 25 2022 Last Updated Date

Dorchester Avenue Project

Active Status

Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Type

Jan 25 2022 Last Updated Date

Boston Smart Utilities Program

In Process Status

Energy Planning Type

Jan 06 2022 Last Updated Date

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

In Process Status

Waterfront Planning Type

Dec 01 2021 Last Updated Date