First, it's July 17, 2019 and here's the current status of the Parth Knolls project at 87 Hawkes Avenue. Building #1 awaits final exterior work and building #2 is well on its way to completion: I can't help but compare this to what stood here before (photo taken from almost the same spot in … Continue reading Day #626 – Parth Knolls update and River Knolls comment
How did this happen? How was a development of apartment buildings allowed in a completely residential neighborhood zoned for condominiums and single residences? Now, disclaimer here: I’m not a lawyer, and I don’t have any specialized knowledge about zoning or real estate law. The following is just what I’ve learned from attending Planning Board … Continue reading How did this happen?
Today, the change at 87 Hawkes Avenue is breathtaking. In the space of three days, this site has gone from being woodsy to, well, being naked. Here's a before shot: And now today: Cresting the hill this evening above 87 Hawkes was a disorienting and demoralizing experience as all the trees along the roadway had … Continue reading Day #3: November 30, 2017