Retail resurgence in other Boston neighborhoods

With the notable exception of the beautiful expanded Mahoney's Garden Center on Western Ave, this "retail resurgence" in Fenway, Dorchester, Roxbury seems to be passing by Harvard's Allston & Brighton property.

Fenway, Roxbury projects signaling retail resurgence - The Boston Globe
“We see the economy is getting a little better this year and people are thinking about expansions, new locations, and new concepts,’’ Menino said


  1. Is anybody encouraging businesses to come to Brighton or Allston?

  2. Main Streets is supposed to. But there are already 1 or 2 interesting boutiques on Harvard Ave.