Mass. Governor Greenlights $500M Fenway Area Project

Law360, New York (May 14, 2013, 6:59 PM EDT) -- Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick on Tuesday reportedly OK’d the construction of a $500 million mixed-use complex near Fenway Park in Boston, seven months after a state appeals court affirmed the dismissal of a related complaint from a neighboring property owner.

The Patrick administration struck a tentative lease with the site’s developer, John Rosenthal of Meredith Management Corp., giving the state $226 million in rent for a 99-year lease of the 4.5 acres of state-owned land and accompanying air rights, according to a report in The Boston...
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