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Why you should care about Harvard’s Allston extension plans
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The Allston we know today will be virtually unrecognizable 10 years from now. The northern part of the neighborhood — centered around Barry’s Corner — is going to be the epicenter of a massive new development project by Harvard University. If it’s successful, Allston is going to be the new Kendall Square, and will boast not only vibrant innovation spaces for startups that are connected to Harvard Business School, but also revitalized residential and commercial space for residents. If it fails, Allston could become the next example of urban planning gone wrong. Regardless of what happens, the neighborhood is changing, and us young folks are going to be deeply affected, regardless of the outcome. More