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

Greenway District Planning Study

Active Status

Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Type

Feb 16 2024 Last Updated Date

Long Wharf Coastal Flood Resilience Planning & Feasibility Project

In Process Status

Coastal Resilience Type

Feb 09 2024 Last Updated Date

Squares + Streets

In Process Status

Squares + Streets Type

Jan 18 2024 Last Updated Date

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

In Process Status

Coastal Resilience Type

Nov 20 2023 Last Updated Date

Boston Mass Timber Accelerator

Active Status

Policy Planning Type

Feb 22 2023 Last Updated Date

North End Neighborhood Design Overlay District

Active Status

Neighborhood Design Overlay District Type

Apr 27 2022 Last Updated Date

EcoDistricts

In Process 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