22 May 2008

MIT Technology Venture Zone ~ Upcoming Alexandria Addition

The Globe spotlights developer Alexandria Real Estate's just announced intentions to build a $1b lab complex planned for Cambridge. This will be an exciting addition to the Technology Venture Zone surrounding MIT and is part of the ongoing economic and urban regeneration of the neighborhood as I documented in an Xconomy article entitled How Kendall Square Became Hip: MIT Pioneered University-Linked Business Parks. To help visualize the patch-work quilt of technology-business parks around the Institute, I created this simple map (live Google maps mashup coming)...

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