It is a testament to the Cambridge hub’s success that just about every third major mixed-use development in the Boston area says it wants to be some variant of “the next Kendall Square.”
What’s that mean? Usually it has something to do with hosting myriad major technology companies. Kendall has those in spades—Google announced a major expansion there as recently as mid-February. It also usually has to do with proximity to mass transit—there’s a Red Line stop at Kendall and several buses book through regularly.
Here are the pretenders to that sort of throne, based on media reports and public filings. And stay tuned: This map will surely have to be updated.Read More