News + Updates

May 17

Thank You For Your Input

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Thank you to everyone who took the time to read the draft cultural plan and provide comments.  In a short time, we received an incredible amount of very thoughtful feedback. We saw more than 3500 v... Read More
May 13

Deadline Extended for Public Comment

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Many of you have asked for additional time to review the draft cultural plan. With that in mind, we are extending the deadline for comments to Monday, May 16, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.    Just a reminder t... Read More
May 09

Cultural Plan Draft Online for Public Comment

May 09, 2016 | Share
  We are excited to share with you a draft of the Boston Creates cultural plan!  The cultural plan aims to align ideas, people, and resources around a shared vision and a comprehensive set of goals... Read More
Mar 29

Presentation from March 28 Town Hall

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Last night, we held a Boston Creates Town Hall at Bunker Hill Community College. More than 200 people were in attendance as we shared the goals and strategies of Boston's cultural plan. There are f... Read More
Mar 17

Our Next Town Hall: The Goals & Strategies

March 17, 2016 | Share
Things have been busy with Boston's Cultural Planning process and I wanted to take a moment to give you an update and invite you to the next Town Hall.   It has been almost a year since we offici... Read More
Mar 08

A Cultural Facilities Survey

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Today, we are launching our online survey of cultural facilities in Boston.  I’m hoping everyone who uses performance space or who provides performance space will take the time to fill it out. As y... Read More
Mar 02

An Architect’s View on Boston Creates

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To me, being a part of the Boston community means both getting to know a city’s stories and being part of creating new history. As an architect, I always strive to design buildings that create oppo... Read More
Jan 19

A Million Dollar Investment in Boston’s Artists

January 19, 2016 | Share
Tonight Mayor Walsh delivered his annual State of the City address at Symphony Hall.  In this national historic landmark and one of the top concert halls in the world, Mayor Walsh once again reinfo... Read More
Dec 22

Boston Creates December Update

December 22, 2015 | Share
 We are rapidly closing in on the end of the year – and what a year it has been.  The cultural planning process officially kicked off in April and over the past eight months, an extraordinary amoun... Read More
Oct 30

Community Engagement Findings Report

October 30, 2015 | Share
This summer was incredibly successful for the Boston Creates community engagement process. After the first town hall in June, the Boston Creates community engagement teams held 118 community conver... Read More