BRA/BPDA IGNORED PUBLIC INTEREST

BRA/BPDA IGNORED PUBLIC INTEREST

This is example of one of the proposals. Aiming to place floating buildings, blocking over 200′ of the currently open waterfront and privatize the entire use of Pier 5 AND over 50% of the existing water-sheet. 

This is an example of the actual Harbor-View impact

BLOCKING ~200′ OR MORE OF THE WATERFRONT

Including the entire Pier 5 and the water-sheet between Pier 5 and Pier 4, the base of Courageous Sailing Center:  

Home – Courageous Sailing 

Note: this shows only 30′ elevation, while other proposals are going as high at 55′.

A Unique Marine Viewing Point

Pier 5 served tens of Tall-Ships docking and sailing right here during Sail-Boston 2000 and 2017

A Unique Point to Watch Racing

No other point in the harbor offers this unique spot to watch the summer – and winter! sailboat racing and multiple events, attracting thousands

Keeping the Water-Sheet

Courageous Sailing, children sailors need sheltered, well protected water sheet for practicing and docking