This rather poignant, hopeful sign sits on a Washington Street on the edge of Downtown Crossing. On it flashes various messages relating to the virus. My wife was particularly drawn to this one. She’s photographing it for her diary.
Boston is undergoing a building boom the likes of which I have never seen. Nowhere is that more evident than in the Washington Street area where this 60 story behemoth is clawing at the sky.
The Millennium Tower will house luxury retail and residential units in an area where, in my day, there were only low end stores and seedy bars. The word is that many of the tower’s units are already sold for very high prices and a lot of the biggest buyers are from overseas.