Jill Valdés Horwood joined Barr in 2019. She serves as director of the Boston Waterfront Initiative and leads efforts to promote a great public realm throughout the Boston Harbor waterfront. The initiative aims to ensure that all people and neighborhoods have access to and benefit from a vibrant, inclusive, and climate-resilient Boston waterfront now and in the future, with a particular urgency to address disparities in social and economic opportunities.
A virtual conversation about innovations and strategies driving progress along the waterfronts in Seattle and Boston.
Our Boston Waterfront Initiative director shares five inspiring ideas for our waterfront from a recent learning journey in Philadelphia.
Three essential components to creating a waterfront all residents can access and benefit from.
Responses to a recent voter poll provide a roadmap for how to maximize the benefits of the waterfront for everyone in Boston.
A majority of voters agree with taking action to make Boston's waterfront more inclusive, accessible, and climate resilient.