Smart Growth (40R) Districts


07 Jul Smart Growth, the MBTA, and the Developer: A Blueprint for Overarching Success in Massachusetts Housing Development

Open communication. Public process. Design. Compromise. During his nearly 45 years in the real estate business, Lou Minicucci, the founder and president of MINCO Corp., a commercial real estate company based in North Andover, Mass., has learned what it takes to make a project come to...

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newburyport smart growth

03 Jun How Smart Growth will boost economic development in Newburyport

The arguments in favor of Smart Growth development boils down to three basic points: Smart Growth saves Smart Growth makes Smart Growth counteracts the costly and unsustainable effects of urban sprawl. As Newburyport finds itself in the midst of yet another municipal budget battle, the need for more revenue...

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Newburyport Smart Growth - One Boston Way

28 Apr How Newburyport stands to benefit from a Smart Growth District

The approval of a Smart Growth Zoning Overlay District comes with a myriad of benefits for Newburyport. Enacted in 2004 to promote the development of compact, walkable, mixed-use, transit-oriented neighborhoods, Massachusetts 40R Smart Growth Zoning has been adopted by more than 30 communities across the...

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