Bill Walczak, who says Suffolk Downs should be turned into an Innovation District instead of a casino, says Harvard should turn its vast tracts of land in Allston into an Innovation District:
I believe the residents of Allston would welcome an opportunity to work with Harvard on plans for an Allston Innovation District. The "enterprise research campus' formerly discussed with the community would provide a critically important complement to the nearby Harvard Innovation Lab and Startup Lab Boston.
Question of the day: Will any of the candidates bring up Liberty Mutual's decision to cut worker benefits? And if they do, will they also talk about the sweet tax deal the city and state gave the insurer to build its new headquarters? Like, say, Mike Ross, who bitterly complained about the company back in the day?
Marty Walsh wants just East Boston to decide the casino issue.
See how mayoral candidates stand on city funding for the Greenway and expanding South Station.
Left Ahead interviews Felix Arroyo at 2:30 p.m. today.
Teamsters locals 25 and 122 say Mike Flaherty's their man in the at-large race. Massachusetts NOW goes for Annissa Essaibi-George in the race.
David Bernstein interviews Tim McCarthy, a DPW worker running to replace Rob Consalvo in District 5.