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express
You won’t BELIEVE the incredible view from this abandoned propertyto the historic bridge has been left to rot. Commenting beneath the video, one
You won’t BELIEVE the incredible view from this abandoned property
express / Posted 2 days ago
to the historic bridge has been left to rot. Commenting beneath the video, one user claims that the building is in fact Fort Point. Fort Point is a masonry seacoast fortification located at the southern side of the Golden Gate at the entrance... Read more
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Boston Herald
Proposals light up Congress St. spanlinking downtown and the Seaport District. Seabrook, N.H.-based Port Lighting
Proposals light up Congress St. span
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
linking downtown and the Seaport District. Seabrook, N.H.-based Port Lighting Systems’ plans to tie the lighting of the Fort Point Channel bridge to the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum that sits on it call for 29 boxes, or cubes within cubes,... Read more
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Business Wire
Acadia Realty Trust Reports First Quarter 2016 Operating Resultsknown for its award-winning restaurants, art galleries, residential lofts, and
Acadia Realty Trust Reports First Quarter 2016 Operating Results
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
known for its award-winning restaurants, art galleries, residential lofts, and creative office space. Restaurants at Fort Point, Seaport District, Boston, MA. As previously reported, in January 2016, Fund IV acquired a retail condominium... Read more
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Boston Globe
Marty Walsh on indictments in labor probe: “I will not be getting one of those"but business executives, elected officials, and labor leaders. The applause co
Marty Walsh on indictments in labor probe: “I will not be getting one of those"
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
but business executives, elected officials, and labor leaders. The applause continued at another public appearance at the Fort Point nonprofit Artists for Humanity, which celebrated a major expansion proposal. Liberty Mutual Insurance chairman and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Alsop set to arrive in Boston — by canoeeven then, according to his wife, Nina Ryan. He and his entourage then will pr
Alsop set to arrive in Boston — by canoe
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
even then, according to his wife, Nina Ryan. He and his entourage then will proceed to Wormwood Park on A Street in the Fort Point Channel across the street from the site of the proposed new General Electric complex, about a 30-minute walk from... Read more
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Boston Globe
You can help raise money for a park honoring Martin Richard just by texting this weekendThe Martin Richard Foundation will hold a “Text-A-Thon” to benefit a “universal
You can help raise money for a park honoring Martin Richard just by texting this weekend
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
The Martin Richard Foundation will hold a “Text-A-Thon” to benefit a “universally accessible” playground along Fort Point Channel, according to the foundation. By texting “MARTIN” to 91999 from Friday until Monday at midnight, participants make an... Read more
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Boston Globe
Uber for MBAs is a worrying sign for knowledge workers everywhereIn a brick-and-beam former warehouse in Boston’s Fort Point Channel neighborhoo
Uber for MBAs is a worrying sign for knowledge workers everywhere
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
In a brick-and-beam former warehouse in Boston’s Fort Point Channel neighborhood, Rob Biederman and Patrick Petitti are building an online network that could change how white-collar work gets done. In the same way Uber built a network of drivers,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Uber for MBAs is a worrying sign for knowledge workers everywhereIn a brick-and-beam former warehouse in Boston’s Fort Point Channel neighborhoo
Uber for MBAs is a worrying sign for knowledge workers everywhere
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
In a brick-and-beam former warehouse in Boston’s Fort Point Channel neighborhood, Rob Biederman and Patrick Petitti are building an online network that could change how white-collar work gets done. In the same way Uber built a network of drivers,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Shaffer: Verizon Fios deal will bring long-awaited competition to cityup Boston’s appeal as a destination for growing high-tech companies in the wake
Shaffer: Verizon Fios deal will bring long-awaited competition to city
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
up Boston’s appeal as a destination for growing high-tech companies in the wake of General Electric’s relocation to the Fort Point district. But the biggest benefit of this deal for consumers can be summed up in one word: competition. For... Read more
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Boston Globe
State’s $120m deal with GE includes no protection if jobs don’t pan outtargets and other specifics of the deal to relocate GE’s world headquarters fro
State’s $120m deal with GE includes no protection if jobs don’t pan out
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
targets and other specifics of the deal to relocate GE’s world headquarters from Fairfield, Conn., to a 2.5-acre site in Fort Point. The company declined to comment. Clawback provisions are increasingly common in large economic incentive deals,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Another tower for Boston! This one comes from 1991South Station, which is stalled while the state negotiates with the Postal Serv
Another tower for Boston! This one comes from 1991
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
South Station, which is stalled while the state negotiates with the Postal Service about moving its adjacent facility along Fort Point Channel. “There are a lot of moving parts to all of this,” Goddard said. The tower has been a quarter-century in... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Documents Show Boston Doubled Its Tax Incentive Offer To Help Lure GEGeneral Electric will move to a 2.5-acre site in Fort Point that includes two o
Documents Show Boston Doubled Its Tax Incentive Offer To Help Lure GE
WBUR Boston / Posted 22 days ago
General Electric will move to a 2.5-acre site in Fort Point that includes two older brick buildings and a portion of a parking lot. (Joe Difazio for WBUR) BOSTON Newly released documents show how Boston’s package of tax incentives to help lure... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston officials more than doubled the size of their offer to GE during negotiations140,000 to 170,000 square feet. But GE has since decided to open a roughly 300,
Boston officials more than doubled the size of their offer to GE during negotiations
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
140,000 to 170,000 square feet. But GE has since decided to open a roughly 300,000-square-foot campus near A Street in Fort Point that includes a new building and two renovated warehouses, each about 55,000 square feet in size. GE expects to... Read more
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Boston Globe
General Electric is a $145 million bet. How will we know if Massachusetts won?can be prone to hyperbole. GE probably prefers to call it exuberance, like when
General Electric is a $145 million bet. How will we know if Massachusetts won?
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
can be prone to hyperbole. GE probably prefers to call it exuberance, like when he described wanting the company’s new Fort Point Channel headquarters to have a “GE logo that you can see from Mars.” But the topic of whether the city and state... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s a travel app AND a travel agent. Lola to launch in May.chief architect. Two early Kayak.com investors, Joel Cutler of General Catalys
It’s a travel app AND a travel agent. Lola to launch in May.
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
chief architect. Two early Kayak.com investors, Joel Cutler of General Catalyst and Harry Nelis of Accel, also sit on Lola’s board. English said Lola will soon move from the offices in Fort Point where Blade was located to another building ne... Read more
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Boston Globe
So about that helipad...chief John Barros. The city plans to build a helipad, but it won’t be located o
So about that helipad...
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
chief John Barros. The city plans to build a helipad, but it won’t be located on GE’s 2.5-acre headquarters campus along Fort Point Channel. That’s because the helipad needs to have public access, said Barros in an interview after GE’s “Welcome... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Unraveled: The Mystery Of The Secret Street Artist In Bostonlet us know," said brand relations manager Amanda Santoro. "It's a mystery," s
Unraveled: The Mystery Of The Secret Street Artist In Boston
KPBS San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
let us know," said brand relations manager Amanda Santoro. "It's a mystery," says Emily O'Neil, executive director of the Fort Point Arts Community, a group of artists who've long occupied the old warehouses in the neighborhood. "When we first saw... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Unraveled: The Mystery Of The Secret Street Artist In Bostonlet us know," said brand relations manager Amanda Santoro. "It's a mystery," s
Unraveled: The Mystery Of The Secret Street Artist In Boston
KERA North Texas / Posted 24 days ago
let us know," said brand relations manager Amanda Santoro. "It's a mystery," says Emily O'Neil, executive director of the Fort Point Arts Community, a group of artists who've long occupied the old warehouses in the neighborhood. "When we first saw... Read more
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Boston Herald
Governor, Boston mayor present ways to determine General Electric's successas a potential game-changer, both for the company and the city. But while Walsh
Governor, Boston mayor present ways to determine General Electric's success
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
as a potential game-changer, both for the company and the city. But while Walsh argued that GE’s planned build-out of a new Fort Point headquarters will usher in millions more for city coffers, he indicated its success will be judged on more than... Read more
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PhysOrg
General Electric pledges to spend $50M on Boston initiativesits headquarters from Fairfield, Connecticut. General Electric Co. will occupy
General Electric pledges to spend $50M on Boston initiatives
PhysOrg / Posted 24 days ago
its headquarters from Fairfield, Connecticut. General Electric Co. will occupy two buildings and build a third in Boston's Fort Point neighborhood. Immelt said the move will create about 4,000 temporary and permanent jobs. Immelt said the company... Read more
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Boston Herald
GE made ‘right’ moveas a potential game-changer, both for the company and the city. But while Walsh
GE made ‘right’ move
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
as a potential game-changer, both for the company and the city. But while Walsh argued that GE’s planned build-out of a new Fort Point headquarters will usher in millions more for city coffers, he indicated its success will be judged on more than... Read more
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Fortune
Boston Power Structure Welcomes GEa Boston skyscraper Monday afternoon to talk about the deal that is bringing th
Boston Power Structure Welcomes GE
Fortune / Posted 25 days ago
a Boston skyscraper Monday afternoon to talk about the deal that is bringing the company’s headquarters to South Boston’s Fort Point Channel. Thirty-three floors down, out in the snow and slush, a couple dozen people protested what they call a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
General Electric pledges to spend $50M on Boston initiativesits headquarters from Fairfield, Connecticut. General Electric Co. will occupy
General Electric pledges to spend $50M on Boston initiatives
WWLP Springfield / Posted 25 days ago
its headquarters from Fairfield, Connecticut. General Electric Co. will occupy two buildings and build a third in Boston’s Fort Point neighborhood. Immelt said the move will create about 4,000 temporary and permanent jobs. Immelt said the company... Read more
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Salon.com
General Electric pledges to spend $50M on Boston initiativesfrom Fairfield, Connecticut, to Boston. General Electric Co. will occupy two b
General Electric pledges to spend $50M on Boston initiatives
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
from Fairfield, Connecticut, to Boston. General Electric Co. will occupy two buildings and build a third in Boston’s Fort Point neighborhood. Immelt says the move will create about 4,000 temporary and permanent jobs. Immelt says GE also... Read more
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Fortune
GE Sweetens the Pot for Boston MoveBoston would reap much more in property tax revenue from the land with GE there
GE Sweetens the Pot for Boston Move
Fortune / Posted 25 days ago
Boston would reap much more in property tax revenue from the land with GE there than without it. However, given that this Fort Point Channel area of South Boston is one of the hottest neighborhoods in the cities with tech companies clamoring to... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Not Just A Boston HQ: A Look At GE In Mass.headquarters to Boston's Seaport District. No specific site has been announced,
Not Just A Boston HQ: A Look At GE In Mass.
WBUR Boston / Posted 25 days ago
headquarters to Boston's Seaport District. No specific site has been announced, but one location on Summer Street near the Fort Point Channel is considered a potential site for GE. Pictured: 253 Summer Street at the edge of South Boston and Fort... Read more
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WBUR Boston
GE Pledges $50M For Local Initiatives Over 5 YearsGeneral Electric will move to a 2.5-acre site in Fort Point that includes two o
GE Pledges $50M For Local Initiatives Over 5 Years
WBUR Boston / Posted 25 days ago
General Electric will move to a 2.5-acre site in Fort Point that includes two older brick buildings and a portion of a parking lot. (Joe Difazio for WBUR) BOSTON Ahead of moving its corporate headquarters to Boston, General Electric Co. announced... Read more
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Boston Globe
General Electric plans to donate $50 million to Boston programsGov. Charlie Baker to announce further details of the move. GE plans to put 800
General Electric plans to donate $50 million to Boston programs
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Gov. Charlie Baker to announce further details of the move. GE plans to put 800 employees in three buildings on property in Fort Point. Outside the event, dozens of activist groups plan to protest the company’s relocation. Protesters think GE,... Read more
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Boston Globe
GE pledges $50m in local philanthropy over five yearsto employ about 800 people in its new headquarters when it opens in 2018, near
GE pledges $50m in local philanthropy over five years
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
to employ about 800 people in its new headquarters when it opens in 2018, near A Street and Summer Street, overlooking the Fort Point Channel. About 200 of those jobs will be in corporate leadership positions, while the remainder will be digital... Read more
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Boston Globe
20-story tower on tap for historic Channel Center in Fort PointFort Point could soon be getting a little more height. Developer Berkeley Inve
20-story tower on tap for historic Channel Center in Fort Point
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Fort Point could soon be getting a little more height. Developer Berkeley Investments is talking with neighborhood groups about a 20-plus story residential tower at 7 Channel Center that would be one of the tallest structures in the historic... Read more
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Boston Globe
The anatomy of the courtship that brought GE to Bostonthe Summer Street bridge, they sensed the vibrancy of an emerging district with
The anatomy of the courtship that brought GE to Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
the Summer Street bridge, they sensed the vibrancy of an emerging district with people flowing from South Station into the Fort Point Channel neighborhood. “It felt like exactly the place we wanted to be,” recalled Klee, the search committee... Read more
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Boston Globe
GE complex to total at least 300,000 square feet, bring in millions in taxesGeneral Electric Co. may end up paying Boston tens of millions in property taxe
GE complex to total at least 300,000 square feet, bring in millions in taxes
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
General Electric Co. may end up paying Boston tens of millions in property taxes on its new headquarters in the Fort Point neighborhood, despite $25 million in incentives the city promised the company. The industrial giant is planning to buy a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California Historical Society to take on fixing up the Old Mintto turn the building into a fresh space for the community.” Orton Development,
California Historical Society to take on fixing up the Old Mint
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
to turn the building into a fresh space for the community.” Orton Development, a company that has worked on projects at Fort Point, the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond and San Francisco’s Pier 70 redevelopment, also vied for the project. But the... Read more
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Surfer Mag
Sad Days at Lunada Baybe the first time locals were banned from their home breaks. In 2003, a federal
Sad Days at Lunada Bay
Surfer Mag / Posted 28 days ago
be the first time locals were banned from their home breaks. In 2003, a federal court in San Francisco prohibited two Fort Point locals from admission to all federal beaches for a period of three years, after the duo’s brutal assault of a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston IndyCar race clears first regulatory hurdleon the site of a former junk yard where toxins have never been properly cleaned
Boston IndyCar race clears first regulatory hurdle
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
on the site of a former junk yard where toxins have never been properly cleaned. Sara McCammond, who spoke on behalf of the Fort Point Neighborhood Association, urged the commission to delay the vote. “The community process has not been thorough... Read more
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Fortune
Is GE getting a sweetheart deal on Boston rent?for training, meet-and-greets, and potentially much more. Now that GE has agre
Is GE getting a sweetheart deal on Boston rent?
Fortune / Posted a month ago
for training, meet-and-greets, and potentially much more. Now that GE has agreed to buy a 2.5-acre parcel of land in Fort Point Channel, real estate adjacent to Boston’s seaport neighborhood—now popular with the tech crowd as well—has gone... Read more
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Boston Herald
Congress Street bridge soon to glowThe historic Congress Street bridge that spans Boston’s Fort Point Channel is s
Congress Street bridge soon to glow
Boston Herald / Posted a month ago
The historic Congress Street bridge that spans Boston’s Fort Point Channel is slated for star treatment, even as the fate of the old Northern Avenue bridge is up in the air. The Congress Street bridge, which also links downtown Boston to the South... Read more
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Boston Herald
Congress St. bridge soon to glowThe historic Congress Street bridge that spans Boston’s Fort Point Channel is s
Congress St. bridge soon to glow
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
The historic Congress Street bridge that spans Boston’s Fort Point Channel is slated for star treatment, even as the fate of the old Northern Avenue bridge is up in the air. The Congress Street bridge, which also links downtown Boston to the South... Read more
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Boston Globe
Zipcar rolls out instant registration optionshe said, since the acquisition, at about 250 workers. Some back-office jobs we
Zipcar rolls out instant registration option
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
she said, since the acquisition, at about 250 workers. Some back-office jobs were eliminated at the Zipcar headquarters in Fort Point, but those were offset by additional engineering and other high-tech positions. Because Boston is Zipcar’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Why science would benefit from being self-refereedWhy didn’t NHL see what everyone else did on disputed goal? Why there are Musl
Why science would benefit from being self-refereed
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
Why didn’t NHL see what everyone else did on disputed goal? Why there are Muslim ghettos in Belgium, but not in the US General Electric picks site along Fort Point Channel for permanent headquarters David Ortiz was ‘just a kid who wanted to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Live video: Defense Secretary to speak at PentagonWhy there are Muslim ghettos in Belgium, but not in the US General Electric pi
Live video: Defense Secretary to speak at Pentagon
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
Why there are Muslim ghettos in Belgium, but not in the US General Electric picks site along Fort Point Channel for permanent headquarters Surgeons pull 27 bags of heroin from man’s body as police watch Firefighters on scene of fire at Boston... Read more
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Boston Globe
Why breaks in DNA’s protective bubble may not be a problemMuslim ghettos in Belgium, but not in the US Surgeons pull 27 bags of heroin f
Why breaks in DNA’s protective bubble may not be a problem
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
Muslim ghettos in Belgium, but not in the US Surgeons pull 27 bags of heroin from man’s body as police watch General Electric picks site along Fort Point Channel for permanent headquarters Firefighters on scene of fire at Boston University build... Read more
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Boston Globe
5 things the world has learned about Zika so farWhy there are Muslim ghettos in Belgium, but not in the US General Electric pi
5 things the world has learned about Zika so far
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
Why there are Muslim ghettos in Belgium, but not in the US General Electric picks site along Fort Point Channel for permanent headquarters Blasts heard in police raids in Brussels Surgeons pull 27 bags of heroin from man’s body as police watc... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Local Leaders Welcome General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt To Bostonfor WBUR) Eight hundred workers will relocate to the new global headquarters i
Local Leaders Welcome General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt To Boston
WBUR Boston / Posted 1 months ago
for WBUR) Eight hundred workers will relocate to the new global headquarters in the high tech Seaport District on the Fort Point Channel across from the site of the Boston Tea Party. Immelt called the move a long-term investment based on... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
General Electric announces site of new Boston headquartersThe company announced Thursday it is purchasing about 2.5 acres in South Boston
General Electric announces site of new Boston headquarters
WWLP Springfield / Posted 1 months ago
The company announced Thursday it is purchasing about 2.5 acres in South Boston from Procter & Gamble. The site, along the Fort Point Channel, is currently part of P&G’s Gillette campus and includes two older and mostly empty buildings and a... Read more
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Boston Herald
GE selects new Southie headquartersGeneral Electric will spend as much as $100 million to build its new headquarte
GE selects new Southie headquarters
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
General Electric will spend as much as $100 million to build its new headquarters on the Fort Point Channel in South Boston — complete with a towering GE sign — and will give back to the community, the Hub-bound conglomerate’s CEO said. “We’re going... Read more
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Boston Globe
March 24, 2016“General Electric said Thursday that it will put its new global headquarters on
March 24, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
“General Electric said Thursday that it will put its new global headquarters on a large stretch of land along the Fort Point Channel that the company is purchasing from Procter & Gamble. The site on Necco Way includes two older and mostly... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
General Electric announces site of new Boston headquarterscompany announced Thursday that it purchased land in South Boston from Procter
General Electric announces site of new Boston headquarters
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 1 months ago
company announced Thursday that it purchased land in South Boston from Procter & Gamble. The site along the Fort Point Channel includes two older and mostly empty buildings and a parking lot, and is currently part of P&G's Gillette... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
General Electric announces site of new Boston headquartersThe company announced Thursday that it purchased land in South Boston from Proc
General Electric announces site of new Boston headquarters
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
The company announced Thursday that it purchased land in South Boston from Procter & Gamble.The site along the Fort Point Channel includes two older and mostly empty buildings and a parking lot, and is currently part of P&G's Gillette... Read more
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WBUR Boston
General Electric Picks Fort Point Location For New Boston Headquartershas picked a permanent location for its new global headquarters in Boston. The
General Electric Picks Fort Point Location For New Boston Headquarters
WBUR Boston / Posted 1 months ago
has picked a permanent location for its new global headquarters in Boston. The company will sit on 2.5 acres along Fort Point Channel, just across from South Station. GE’s chief communications officer Deirdre Latour detailed the plans for... Read more
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