By adamg on Thu, 02/07/2019 - 3:47pm
Mayor Walsh, Boston Poet Laureate Porsha Olayiwola and others gathered inside City Hall today to celebrate the 50th anniversary. Cake was eaten and reproduction pins were given out.
The design for City Hall was one of several considered by a panel of judges.
Construction of Government Center, which included the federal JFK Building and City Hall, began in 1964 (photo from the Boston City Archives's Government Center construction collection):