For a document obsessed with events of 1836, the new “Alamo Comprehensive Interpretive Plan,” reads more like “Nineteen Eighty-Four,” a dystopian novel that satirizes hypocrisy by the state. “Embrace the continuum of history” means “repudiate the continuum of history.” “Enhance connections to the surrounding streets” means “reduce connections to the surrounding streets.” “Enable pedestrian flow through the site” means “restrict pedestrian flow through the site.”
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When a developer threatened to sue the Beacon Hill Area Neighborhood Association in 2016 if the group appealed the city’s zoning for his convenience store and gas station, the association backed off from what they feared could have been a costly fight.