Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC)

The Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC) is the municipal preservation agency for Boston's historic buildings, places, and neighborhoods.

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    Keep the Change

    The Boston Landmarks Commission invites you to learn more about Boston's historic, architecture, archaeology, and historic neighborhoods by participating in Preservation Month Activities. Keep the Change promotes preservation as a tool to manage--not stop--the changes that improve and advance our city while protecting its historic fabric and character for future generations.

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    Massachusetts Historical Society Building Study Report Petition #242.11

    The Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC) will hold a hearing for designation as a Boston Landmark petition #242.11, the Massachusetts Historical Society Building, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, on Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Commission discussion and vote will take place at a later BLC meeting, date to be determined. The study report is posted below.

    Massachusetts Historical Society Building Study Report »

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