A large, mixed-use complex will change the character of their neighborhood tucked along the river, residents say. The developer says she’s not surprised people are wary, and they’ll love the project once it’s done.
A battle over perception is brewing where the Industrial Canal meets the river. A developer wants to put apartment buildings on the old site of the Holy Cross school. Neighbors say the project doesn’t fit their neighborhood, and their voices are being drowned out by a public-relations campaign.