With Olympic bid dead, city ponders Widett Circle’s future

“Development lawyer Marc LaCasse predicted that Walsh’s effort to rely on community input for Widett will pay off. LaCasse pointed to a similar process that took place on the other side of the expressway, for the Harrison Avenue corridor in the South End. That initiative took more than two years to complete but led to a rezoning that allowed taller buildings, a change that was widely accepted by nearby residents.”  Click here for the full story behind the planning efforts for Widett Circle in South Boston.