Initiatives

Cell Tower: Milton

Updated March, 2010 Milton Zoning Board Votes to Deny Cell Tower: Progress that you can't see During the summer of 2009, Green Mountain Communications (GMC) of New Hampshire proposed building a 140-foot cell tower on the triangular parcel of land on the Houghton's...

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Route 95-128 Bridge Project

Posted April 2002 ; Updated January 2010 FBH is closely following the progress for the planned reconstruction of the Route 95/128 bridge over the Neponset River by the Massachusetts Highway Department (MHD). MHD recently submitted a Notice of Project Change as part of...

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I-95/I-93/University Avenue Interchange

Posted October, 2002 ; Updated January, 2010 FBH Comments on Major Highway Redesign Project Friends of the Blue Hills has been working with MassHighway on the major redesign of the I-95/I-93/University Avenue interchange and on October 11, 2002 submitted comments on...

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Lantana Land Swap: Anatomy of a Giveaway

Updated April, 2009 The Lantana Land Swap is a scheme intended to convey over three acres of undisturbed Blue Hills Reservation woodlands on High St. in Randolph to a commercial abutter for a 408-space parking lot. Background FBH has vigorously questioned this plan...

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Indian Line Farm

Updated April, 2009 Indian Line Farm, a 44-acre parcel of land within the Blue Hills Reservation, is a historic landscape with enormous cultural and natural value. Yet the open fields and woodlands of this parcel remain at particular risk of development. The Farm is...

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