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Wood Island Park was the crown jewel of East Boston. Then it vanished, after the city razed the... more »
posted 07/08/22

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Today the park is long gone, demolished to make way for Logan International Airport’s expansion in the 1960s. The health effects of that decision reverberate through East Boston to this day.
Residents and activists say the airport expansion, completed half a century ago, continues to harm their health and well-being today.