Aquarium applauds MA Supreme Judicial Court ruling on waterfront development

BOSTON, MASS. (July 12, 2022) – In response to the recent Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruling on waterfront development, the New England Aquarium is releasing the following statement from President and CEO Vikki N. Spruill.

“The New England Aquarium applauds the Supreme Judicial Court’s unanimous ruling that reinforces Boston’s waterfront as a special and uniquely valuable property that belongs to the public and cannot be given away.

Together, we can now create a downtown waterfront for all that is accessible, inclusive, and climate resilient.”


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